At about 0535h today, the police say that Police Constable 14716 Kirk Profitt was walking along Bent Street, Georgetown, when he was attacked by two men, one of whom was armed with a handgun.
The perpetrators took away his wallet along with $10,000 dollars and his cell phone. They then observed his Police Badge in the wallet and shot him to his abdomen and escaped on bicycles.
Profitt has been admitted to the GPHC for medical treatment. Investigations are in progress.