Security guard robbed at gunpoint

first_imgA security guard, of the East Coast of Demerara (ECD), was on Saturday night held up and robbed at gunpoint of his motorcycle by two armed men.According to reports, the robbery occurred around 23:00h on the Good Hope Railway Embankment Road as the man was proceeding to his home.Guyana Times understands that the man was approached from behind by the bandits who were also travelling on a motorcycle.They demanded that he stop and he complied, assuming that the men might be Police Officers.However, when he dismounted his motorcycle with registration number CH 5712, one of the bandits pointed a gun at him before hopping on his cycle and riding away.The other perpetrator escaped on the motorcycle that they rode up on leaving, the 60-year-old victim standing on the roadway.The man made contact with the Police and reported the matter. An investigation has been launched.last_img