A West Ruimveldt, Georgetown businesswoman who operates a Superbet branch in front of her home was on Sunday evening attacked and robbed of her day’s earnings by a lone gunman.
The victim, Tamilah Lowe, 25, was about to close her business when she was attacked by the lone gunman who held her at gunpoint.
According to reports received, at about 19:35h, the woman had just placed her earnings into a box and was about to enter her house when the perpetrator held a gun to her head and demanded that she hands over same.
The frightened woman complied with the request and handed over the box containing an undisclosed sum of money. The man then made good his escape on foot.
A report was promptly made at the East Ruimveldt Police Outpost and the matter is presently being investigated. No arrests were made.