12 01 20

first_imgA 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.last_img

12 01 20

first_imgLast night at approximately quarter to one, the Charlie Lake Fire Department responded to a fire on Holly Road.It appears that electrical problems sparked a fire underneath a trailer, forcing a mother and two young children out of the home.- Advertisement -Fortunately, the family had done their homework and followed through a fire evacuation plan, resulting in no one being injured.Fire crews were able to hold damage to a minimum, but are still investigating what the definite cause of the fire was.last_img