56 year old Elroy Allam “aka” Chinee, a businessman and license firearm holder and his reputed wife, Shonna Campbell of Port Kaituma Water Front were allegedly robbed of; one .223 semi-automatic rifle with thirty live matching rounds and one magazine, one .32 semi-automatic pistol with ten live matching rounds and two magazines, one twelve gauge semi-automatic shotgun, ten million dollars, four gold chains, four gold rings and two cell phones by three Venezuelan Nationals on Monday at around 23:32hrs at Chinee and Daughter’s General Store Port Kaituma Water Front, North West District.
The Joint Services ranks in the area were notified of the crime. The ranks then went in search of the criminals. Information reaching Daily News is that while the patrol was in the Arura River, they observed a boat. The occupants of the boat began firing at the ranks. They then headed in the direction of Morawhanna for the Guyana/Venezuela Border where they made good their escape.
Investigations are ongoing.