A man, age 30 of West Bay, was arrested on October 22 on suspicion of robbery and possession of an imitation firearm, in relation to a robbery incident which occurred on Tuesday, October 20, on Eastern Avenue.
Shortly after 10:00am on October 20, officers responded to a report of an incident on Eastern Avenue, in the vicinity of Shedden Road, where a man was approached by another man who brandished an object appearing to be a firearm and robbed him of cash and personal items, before making off on foot. No one was injured during the incident.
The suspect remains in custody as investigations continue.
Anyone who may have witnessed the incident or have any information is asked to contact George Town CID at 949-4222.
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