One injured during robbery
Hospital sources told this newscast that the Edward Beharry driver/salesman is in a critical condition at the Woodlands Hospital. A lone gunman shot him twice this morning.
Eyewitnesses say that Mohendra Persaud 48 was about to make a delivery at a shop in Enterprise on the east coast of Demerara when he was held up at gunpoint, shot and robbed of an undisclosed sum of cash.
Sources told this newscast that the bullets appeared to exit the man’s body.
According to the police the lone gunman then escaped on a bicycle. Residents say that the police responded within minutes of the robbery and recovered two spent shells from the scene. The investigations are continuing.