A Fyzabad man will appear before a Siparia Magistrate today charged with robbery with aggravation following an incident which occurred on January 12th. Police are currently on a manhunt for his accomplice.
Mosi Alfred, 23, a construction worker, of Sewlal Trace, Pepper Village, Fyzabad, was arrested on January 13th and charged by PC Jaglal of the Oropouche Criminal Investigations Department (CID).
The charge arose out of a report of a robbery with aggravation which occurred at 6.20 pm on January 11th at a Chinese supermarket located along the Southern Main Road, Dow Village, South Oropouche.
According to police reports, two men entered the business place, one armed with a gun, and proceeded to rob an employee of cash which represented the day’s sales. The police were subsequently contacted and a party of officers attached to the Oropouche Police Station responded. An investigation, led by PC Jaglal, resulted in the arrest of ALFRED who was later charged for robbery with aggravation. An arrest for the other suspect is imminent.