Cop killed trying to nab armed escapee

– stolen gun recovered, prisoner in custody

A policeman was last evening shot and killed by a prisoner who escaped from the Georgetown Public Hospital after relieving another officer of his firearm.

Dead is Detective Corporal 14998 Seburn Elias of Enmore, East Coast Demerara. Police said last night that the prisoner who shot him had been recaptured and the gun recovered.

Crime Chief Seelall Persaud had earlier told this newspaper that  …..To continue reading, login or subscribe now.



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