Man robbed of $140,000 in ‘Point’
A Point Fortin businessman was robbed of $140,000 outside a bank on Monday morning.
Nazir Bachan, managing director of a trading company at Mahaica, was walking along the Point Fortin Main Road where there are branches of several banks when he was attacked around 7.15 a.m.
Police said a man walked up to Bachan and snatched the bag containing the money. The bandit escaped by running through the traffic.
Point Fortin police launched a manhunt for the suspect, but up to last evening he was not found.