Man shot during attempted robbery


[] – Twenty – seven – year old Otis Thompson is nursing a gunshot wound to the back after three men attempted rob him on Sunday, February 22 at the Clonbrook Bus Shed, East Coast Demerara.

According to a police report, Thompson was at the Bus Shed at approximately 22:00hrs when three men rode up on motor cycles and demanded his gold jewellery.

Thompson made efforts to run away during which he was shot to his back. He has been admitted to the hospital and investigations are in progress.