A security guard is now dead following a botched robbery at the Church’s Chicken outlet at the newly opened O’meara Plaza in Arima.
The incident occurred on Saturday night, leaving 42 -year- old Kurt Monticeux, a resident of Maloney, dead.
Reports indicatinge that the two perpetrators entered the fast food outlet at around 7:30pm on Saturday, demanding money. The cashiers reportedly ran to the bathroom, located at the back of the restaurant, where they locked themselves within the confines of the washroom.
It is understood that when the gunmen realized that they were unable to open the cash register, they proceeded to shoot Monticeux several times before leaving the scene of the crime.
Police are now said to be investigating the incident and arrests are imminent.