Dr Jean Ramjohn-Richards paid a surprise visit to her brother
Winston Ramjohn at San Fernando General Hospital yesterday,
a day after he was shot on both legs during a botched robbery.
A spokesman at Presidents House said Ramjohn-Richards,
wife of President George Maxwell Richards, visited her brother
The President did not accompany her, the spokesman said.
Ramjohn, 59, of 20 Windy Drive, Gulf View, La Romain, was
at Ramjohns Grocery, Todds Street, San Fernando,
when two men armed with guns stormed in shortly after 4.30
pm on Tuesday.
They ordered Ramjohn to hand over his money. He refused and
put up a struggle.
One of the men shot him on the legs before they escaped without
taking anything. Ramjohn remained in stable condition yesterday.
Doctors told police the bullets exited his legs. Ramjohns
wife, Marilyn, said he was heavily sedated but stable.
Although he spoke to relatives, he did not talk about the
robbery, she said.
is getting worse and innocent people are suffering,
San Fernando CID detectives are continuing investigations.