[www.inewsguyana.com] – A Guyana Police Force (GPF) Officer is among two persons that have been arrested in connection with the robbery of a taxi driver in Bachelors Adventure East Coast Demerara (ECD) on November 28.
A release from the police stated that the Officer has confessed to the armed robbery and is in police custody.
The suspects were arrested on Thursday December 03 and charges are expected to be laid shortly.
Police say the the two suspects and a female accomplice had hired the taxi-driver from Mahaica Market for Bachelor’s Adventure.
When they arrived at the location, the taxi driver was held at gunpoint and his motor car, cell phone and $18,000 taken away.
Police have not recovered the vehicle which was also stolen during the ordeal is yet to be recovered.