NEWS SOURCE (GUYANA) – Police investigators are probing the murder of a 20-year -old woman by her boyfriend, who then turned the gun on himself in the Kitty, Georgetown area.
The incident took place on Wednesday morning.
According to reports, Amanda Mohan of Pike Street, Kitty was shot to her chest and killed by her boyfriend during an argument.
The incident occurred at about 5:40 on Wednesday morning at the woman’s home.
Initial investigations have revealed that Mohan and her boyfriend were involved in an early morning argument, reportedly over a visitor that she had in the house the night before.The man has been identified as 25-year-old Mark Moses.
He reportedly suspected the woman of cheating on him and having a relationship with the visitor although family members said the other man was just a friend.
According to reports, after Amanda Mohan was shot to the chest at close range, the boyfriend then turned the gun and shot himself to his chest. He did not die on the spot but passed away hours later while in the emergency room at the Georgetown Hospital.
An unlicensed 9mm. pistol with three (3) spent shells were recovered by the police.
Reports state that the couple shared a young child and the man would work for long periods in the interior region.
Investigations are ongoing.