ECD Hotel Manager robbed at knifepoint

Hotel Manager, Paul Rodney, was on Monday robbed of a cellphone and a bag of keys by two men armed with a knife, while he was walking home.

Police says that Rodney of Douglas Street, Nabaclis, East Coast Demerara (ECD) was robbed of one Motorola cell phone valued $50,000 and a bag with keys by two males just about 23:10h.

According to information, one of the men was identifiable and armed with a knife.

The bandit placed the knife to the back of Rodney’s neck and relieved him of the articles and then made good their escape on foot.

Police were called in and have since combed the area for suspects matching the description of the identifiable bandit, but has so far come up unsuccessful.

The investigation is ongoing.