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Corentyne businessman killed during robbery

 

Motorcycle used by bandits with fake license plate

Motorcycle used by bandits with fake license plate

A Corentyne Berbice businessman was on Wednesday killed during a robbery at Adventure and robbed of an undisclosed sum of cash and phone cards.

Danian Jagdeo, 36 of Williamsburg Corentyne, was dropping off phone cards to one of his vendors when an armed bandit walked into ‘Country Chief’ shop and whipped out a gun. The owner of the shop managed to secure herself and escaped. A fight ensued and Jagdeo was shot several times about his body.

‘Country Chief’ shop where Jagdeo was killed

‘Country Chief’ shop where Jagdeo was killed

The men who came on a motorcycle with a fake license plate fled without it. Eyewitnesses said one of the bandits had on a full face helmet and the other only had on a hat covering his face.

His wife, Mary Jagdeo who is a Primary school teacher was inconsolable and remains in a state of shock over her husband’s tragic demise. She was heard telling neighbors how hardworking her husband was and how much he cared for his family. He leaves to mourn his four kids, wife, mother and sister.

Comments (2)

  • Anonymous

    What is the ministers and the president doing. This was a very working, very honest and loving father taken down in the his prime. While the ministers sit in they fancy houses and is protected the hard working ppl are being killed and these ppl don’t give a damn

    Reply
  • Dion

    What is the ministers and the president doing. This was a very working, very honest and loving father taken down in the his prime. While the ministers sit in they fancy houses and is protected the hard working ppl are being killed and these ppl don’t give a damn

    Reply

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