Home News Berbice man hospitalised after brawl at game shop
A 37-year-old Rose Hall, Corentyne, Berbice resident is now hospitalised after he was severely beaten on Saturday evening at a popular bar in Tain Settlement, Corentyne, Berbice, Region Six (East Berbice-Corentyne). The incident is said to have occurred at about 19:30h.
The injured man has been identified as Navin Rahgoo also called “Bello”.
Based on reports received, the injured man was at a game shop imbibing and playing games with friends.
Details surrounding the reason for the argument are unclear but Guyana Times understands that the now injured man and another man at the shop had a disagreement.
As the situation intensified, another man got involved and a scuffle ensued among them.
One of the suspects armed himself with a pool stick and dealt Rahgoo one blow to his head. In addition, the other man started to hit the victim, thus resulting in him receiving multiple injuries about his body.
The injured man was picked up by other patrons of the shop and taken to the Port Mourant Public Hospital where he was admitted. His condition is listed as stable.
The suspects are in Police custody assisting with investigations.