Grocery owner injured in Westminster robbery

At about 1030h today, the police say that Ann Gravesande, 52 years, was in her grocery shop at Westminster, Parfait Harmonie, WBD, when she was attacked by three men, one of whom was armed with a handgun.

Police say that Gravesande was shot and injured to her right foot and right hand, and robbed of an unascertained sum of cash by the perpetrators who then escaped.

She has been admitted to the West Demerara Regional Hospital.

Investigations are in progress.

 

 

More in Local News

Comments

About these comments

The comments section is intended to provide a forum for reasoned and reasonable debate on the newspaper's content and is an extension of the newspaper and what it has become well known for over its history: accuracy, balance and fairness. We reserve the right to edit or delete comments which contain attacks on other users, slander, coarse language and profanity, and gratuitous and incendiary references to race and ethnicity.

Get the day's headlines from SN in your inbox every morning:

Most Read This Week

  1. Bush Lot teen commits suicide

  2. US missionary, tourist fined, ordered deported for immigration breaches

  3. Sophia woman planned to smuggle grenade to Bartica massacre convict – court hears

  4. Alleged mastermind in Tain execution turns herself over to police

  5. Court of Appeal upholds Justice Chang’s third term ruling in split decision

  6. Hung jury frees accused in rape of girl, 13

  7. Third term case for CCJ

  8. Bleak start to Mash Day

  9. New Thriving Restaurant owed GPL over $90m at end of 2015 –audit


Recommended For You