[www.inewsguyana.com] – Police are on the hunt for a number of men, who escaped during a shoot-out on Wednesday night (September 23).
A police report noted that at about 20:30 hrs, acting on a report that armed men were seen in the Powis Landing area, Five Star Backdam, North West District, police ranks went to a house where they came under fire.
The ranks returned fire; however a number of men managed to run out of the building and escaped. The premises were searched and 550 grams of marijuana and 40 grams of suspected cocaine were found. Investigations are in progress.