Taxi driver shot on Kiskadee Drive, car stolen

The police say that at about 2045h last night, taxi-driver Dwayne Estwick of Diamond Housing Scheme, EBD, was attacked and robbed of his motor car at Kiskadee Drive, South Ruimveldt, by two men, one of whom was armed with a handgun. He was shot and injured to his buttocks during the incident.

One of the men had hired Estwick at Stabroek Market to go to South Ruimveldt, police said. There the other man joined him and they then attacked and robbed the taxi-driver.

Estwick has been admitted to the GPHC.

The motor vehicle has not been recovered as yet.

 

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