[www.inewsguyana.com] – Police have confirmed that 19 – year – old Ashmine Harryram of Lusignan, East Coast Demerara was shot in her head today [Thursday, July 10].
iNews understands that at around 11:15 hours, Harryram, who is a cosmetologist was walking home with her cousin on the Lusignan Railway Embankment, when a gunman approached, took away her cellphone and shot her in the head before escaping in a Burgundy car, which was parked waiting.
Eyewitnesses told iNews that the license plate number of the car was blocked. The relatives of the young woman are now questioning the motives behind the murder and are wondering why the gunman did not rob the cousin as well.
The teen’s body was left in a pool of blood on the Lusignan Public Road before she was taken to the Georgetown Public Hospital, where she was pronounced dead on arrival.