A suspected bandit was on Tuesday morning nabbed by public-spirited citizens after he and an accomplice robbed a Diamond, East Bank Demerara (EBD) resident.
Based on reports received, the 28-year-old victim was standing in front of his Diamond Access Road, EBD residence when he was attacked and relieved of a gold-coloured chain he was wearing at the time by the two men.
However, upon realising that the young man was being robbed, several members of the public went in pursuit of the two men. One was apprehended; however, the other made good his escape.
Upon the apprehension of the man, the chain that was stolen from victim was found his possession. In addition, an unlicensed revolver with six live rounds of marching ammunition were found close by.
The suspect is being processed for court while Police continue their hunt for the second person.