Farmer shot robbed police hunting 2 suspects

Police are now hunting two male suspects who shot and robbed a 37-year-old farmer in Greenwich Park, East Bank Essequibo on Tuesday evening.The injured man has been identified as Kumar Jeffers of Parika, East Bank Essequibo.Based on reports gathered, Jeffers was in Greenwich Park around 21:50hrs when he was attacked by two armed men.The bandits reportedly snatched a gold chain from the farmer’s neck and during a brief scuffle, Jeffers received one gunshot wound to his abdomen.The gunmen then fled the scene in a silver grey Allion which was waiting a short distance away and was reportedly being driven by another individual.Jeffers was rushed to the West Demerara Regional Hospital and subsequently transferred to the Georgetown Public Hospital where is said to be in a stable condition.Investigations are ongoing. Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)RelatedMan stabs reputed wife, mother-in-law at Greenwich ParkAugust 4, 2016In “Crime”Police Constable shot by colleague who mistook him for a BanditSeptember 4, 2014In “Crime”Trial date set for woman accused of using social media to threaten PresidentJune 1, 2016In “Court” read more