At about 11:00hrs on Thursday, Rudolph Sam of 189 West Ruimveldt Housing Scheme, was robbed of one gold band valued $500,000.
The 52 years old mechanic was robbed by two males armed with a handgun. The men used a white and black ‘XR ‘ motorcycle to carry out the ordeal.
Guyana Daily News was made to understand that Sam was in front of his yard fixing an umbrella, when the two suspects approached him from behind.
One placed a gun to his right side abdomen, while the other suspect relieved him of his gold band, he was wearing on his right hand.
They both made good their escape on a white and black Hond a motorcycle in a Southern direction.