A woman was on Wednesday morning robbed of approximately $900,000 dollars, along with other valuables, in a popular city café after she was reportedly trailed from a city bank.
Police in A Division (Georgetown-East Bank Demerara) are currently investigating the robbery.
According to reports received, as soon as the woman entered the business premises, a young man reportedly followed closely behind and snatched her handbag.
The suspect immediately walked out of the café and escaped with his accomplice who was waiting on a motorcycle.
When contacted, employees at the establishment refused to divulge any information on the incident. Nevertheless, the matter was reported to the Police and an investigation has been launched.