Dr. Holly Alexander was robbed of over $500,000 on Tuesday at around 13:00hrs in the vicinity of Norton and Bishop Streets, Georgetown.
According to reports, the Doctor was heading home after making a purchase from a store on Brickdam, when she was stopped by two bandits on a motorcycle.
The men proceeded to rob the woman of her hand bag containing the cash and other valuable documents, her cellular phone was also stolen in the process. The men then made good their escape.
Dr. Alexander is the wife of PNC stalwart and former Registrar of the University of Guyana, Vincent Alexander.
Investigations are continuing.