The alleged suspect was said to have been wearing a CEPEP uniform when he attempted to rob the owner of Banton Supermarket located at 6th Avenue, Malick/ Barataria. The incident is reported to have taken place at around 7:15am today.
Three other men, who had reportedly been in the company of the dead assailant, managed to escape. A firearm was recovered near the victim’s body. Police are investigating the incident.