Bandits Fatally Shoot 11-Year Old In Guyana

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An 11-year old boy in Guyana is dead, after bandits shot him on Thursday afternoon.

Local media reports have identified the victim as Anthony Cort, of Lot 612 Packet Corner, ā€˜Cā€™ Field, Sophia.

According to Stabroek News, two bandits invaded the home of the boy’s neighbour.

At the time, the youngster and his mother were visiting the neighbour, a businesswoman.

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However, two gun-toting masked men stormed in about 1.pm.

Stabroek News reported that the intruders took two cellphones, two gold bands, two gold finger rings, one gold chain and $80,000 in cash.

During the robbery one of the bandits discharged a round hitting the child in his left upper shoulder.

The bandits fled afterwards with their loot, while a medical practitioner later pronounced the child dead.

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