Two persons wanted for robbery attack on internet café
enforcement officials are hunting for two men believed to be involved in a robbery attack on a Durban Street, Lodge, Georgetown internet café on Tuesday evening.
Based on information received, the incident occurred at around 19:30hrs. two unmasked men entered the GuyAmerica Internet Café, pretending t o be customers, and t old t he employee on duty that they wanted to make an international phone call.
As such, t he young woman reportedly handed one of the men a phone but as he was about to reach for it, the suspect allegedly pointed to the handle of a metal object- resembling a gun- which was buried in a bag.
The duo then threatened the woman and ordered her to turn over all t he valuables. As such, they were able to escape with one Samsung mobile phone, $59,000 in cash and a DVR among other items, i ncluding t he woman’s handbag.
This online publication was told that before fleeing the scene, the perpetrators brutally assaulted the female employee.
They t hen left t he scene on foot, heading in the eastern direction along Durban Street.
The police were contacted shortly after and an investigation was launched into the matter.