La Parfaite Harmonie shopkeeper shot, robbed

-hangs on to wedding ring after fight

By Desilon Daniels

A La Parfaite Harmonie shopkeeper is currently in hospital nursing gunshot wounds after she was shot twice and relieved of $750,000 in a brazen daylight attack at her business/home.

Ann Gravesande of 382 23rd Street, Westminster would never have imagined when she woke up yesterday morning that in a few hours she would have been fighting tooth and nail to protect her life and possessions.

Speaking from her bed at the West Demerara Regional Hospital (WDRH), the 52-year-old woman revealed that her attackers were known to her. She explained she was in her shop, which she had been running for five years, around 10:30 hrs when a customer arrived to make a purchase. The man, who appeared to be in his early 50s, …..To continue reading, login or subscribe now.

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