A Corentyne businessman and his family are now traumatised after three masked men, one armed with a knife and two with guns, carried out a brutal attack on the Port Mourant family on Wednesday evening.
INews understands that Dharmen Ramkisoon was about to close the door to his Lot 339 Train Line, Port Mourant shop when three men, jumped over the front fence and entered his yard.
According to Ramkisoon the man carrying the gun held on to him demanding cash and jewelry, he said he was hit several times with the gun and dragged into the shop.
The businessman was taken to the upper flat where he eventually handed over two hundred thousand dollars Guyana currency, US $300 and an undisclosed quantity of jewelry to the thieves.
INews was told that two of the intruders went to the upper flat with Ramkisoon while the other stayed downstairs.
Police are continuing their investigations into the matter.