Bandits storm GFC building in Region 10 -relieving guard of firearm, ammo; rob employee


TWO bandits, one of whom was armed with a firearm, stormed the Guyana Forestry Commission building (GFC) at Kara Kara, Linden, Region 10 at about 04:50 hrs on March 29; and after taking away a weapon and five rounds of ammunition from a female security guard on duty from a private service, they robbed an employee there.

Police reported that after the guard had been relieved of the gun and ammunition, the robbers then took her into the building, where they also held up GFC employee Kevin Glasgow, 25, and took away his jewellery, a laptop computer, an ipod, and two cell phones before escaping.
Investigations are in progress.