Corentyne man killed during armed robbery
An Albion Corentyne man was shot and killed on Sunday (April,10) during an armed robbery.
Dead is 58 – year- old, Gowchand Budhu.
A police release stated that the man’s 54 year-old, Parbatie Budhu was about to enter her home when she was confronted by two armed men.
The men then took her into the house where she was assaulted, during which her husband Budhu, intervened and was shot. They perpetrators managed to escape.
Budhu was pronounced dead on arrival at the Port Mourant Hospital and wife has been admitted to hospital.
Investigations are in progress.