A Sisters Village, West Bank Demerara (WBD) man was on Wednesday morning robbed at gunpoint in the vicinity of the No 44 Minibus Park, Longden Street, Georgetown.Rohan Persaud, 27, was relieved of one mobile phone valued $30,000 by four men, one of whom was armed with a hand gun and another with a knife.Reports are Persaud was walking on the pavement about 05:30h when he was confronted by the suspects, who held him at gunpoint and relieved him of the phone.After committing the act, the men escaped on foot. The matter was reported and based on information gathered, one of the suspects was identified as “Lil Boy”. An investigation has been launched.
A search party which was launched for a missing man this morning has been sadly called off following the discovery of a body. Family and friends of Stanley Dill became gravely concerned yesterday afternoon when the 64 year-old went missing from his home in Abbey Villas at around 3pm.Gardaí with the help of local volunteers co-ordinated a search party which begun earlier this morning. However, it was sadly called off just after 9am this morning following the discovery of a body.The body was located close to the roundabout at Manorcunningham which was close to where the man was last spotted.Gardaí have thanked volunteers who helped take part in the search party this morning.They have also expressed their sympathies to the family and friends of the late Stanley Dill. SEARCH FOR MISSING MAN CALLED OFF AFTER BODY DISCOVERED was last modified: October 14th, 2015 by Mark ForkerShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:Home-page News