Monday 24 June, 2019

George Town man on robbery charges granted bail

A 18-year-old-man of George Town, who was arrested on suspicion of robbery regarding an incident that took place on  July 7, 2018 in the vicinity of the West Bay Cemetery.

He attended court on Thursday and is now subsequently on court bail for the matter and is scheduled to re-appear on 8 February.  

Reports are that shortly after midnight on July 7 a man was robbed and stabbed in the foot on West Bay Road in the vicinity of West Bay Cemetery.  

The victim reported that he was approached by three men, one carrying a baton and another a knife. He was struck with the baton and stabbed in the foot, receiving non-life threatening injuries.

The culprits tied the man up on the beach before making off with a backpack containing personal items. 

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