Police in Berbice are investigating the shooting and robbery of a Canje Businesswoman who is now in a critical condition at the New Amsterdam Hospital.
According to a police report, just around 7pm last evening, the businesswoman 39-year-old, Angela Hussain, was in her shop when five men, armed with firearms and cutlasses, entered and held her up, along with her family.
The men took away jewellery and an undisclosed sum of cash and escaped.
During the incident, police say, the businesswoman Angela Hussain was shot to her head. Investigations are ongoing.