Providence businesswoman shot in robbery

A businesswoman ran for her life on Monday after she was shot by a robber who then snatched a handbag  containing $400,000 and fled in his vehicle.

Bibi Sharmeeran Singh was rushed to the Diamond Hospital, bleeding profusely from her right calf.

Singh said that on Christmas Eve around 13:30 hrs, she and her husband went to a bank on the East Bank to conduct  a financial transaction and when they had completed it they returned to  …..To continue reading, login or subscribe now.



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