Nikita Mohabir, a resident of First Bridge, Golden Grove, East Bank Demerara (EBD), was on Monday night robbed by three cutlass-wielding bandits.
The incident occurred at around 19:30hrs at First Bridge as the woman was making her way home from work.
She was robbed of $280,000 in cash, two cellphones, and important documents.
Police said the suspects, who were on bicycles, pounced on the woman as she was walking home.
One of the perpetrators pointed a cutlass at the woman and told her to stay quiet. He then grabbed her handbag and relieved the woman of her valuables.
The suspects then made good their escape.