Two suspects ages 17 and 20 years are in Police custody following their arrest with one 9MM Glock Pistol with magazine and three live rounds. The discovery was made by a Police Anti-Crime Patrol at Vryheid Lust, Railway Embankment, East Coast Demerara about 22:20hrs. on Thursday night.
Initial police investigations reveal that the suspects allegedly committed a robbery under arms on a businessman who was heading home.
The men relieved the businessman of one hundred thousand dollars worth of cash and jewellery. They then attempted to flee on a motorcycle, but subsequently crashed, shortly after, the duo was arrested.
The suspects are under guard at Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation for injuries they sustained.