Police say they are investigating a Robbery under Arms committed on Mohan Lall, 49, unemployed and his daughter Salome Lall, 24, an Accountant of Chateau Margot, East Coast Demerara, which occurred about 20:30hrs last night during which cash and a cellular phone were taken by two male suspects, armed with a handgun and a pair of scissors.
Investigation revealed that the victims were sitting in the lower flat of their two storey house, when the suspects pounced and held them at gunpoint, took them to the upper flat and relieved them of their valuables, during which process, one of the suspects inflicted a wound to Mohan Lall’s head with the scissors. The bandits then locked the victims in a room and made good their escape.
The victim (Mohan Lall) was escorted to the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation where he was treated and sent away. No arrests have yet been made.