Monday 17 June, 2019

Masked gunman attempts to rob man in George Town

A masked man who is believed to have had a gun attempted to rob a man in the wee hours of Tuesday morning.

Reports are that shortly 12:30 AM officers responded to a report of a robbery at an address on Glenwood Drive in George Town.

It was reported that a man had been outside his home when he was approached by a masked male who appeared to be carrying a gun, and who demanded his phone.

The man threw a bag at the culprit and quickly entered his residence. The culprit attempted to follow but was unable to gain access.

When the man looked outside again, the culprit had left the location. The bag, which contained personal items, was also missing.

The suspect was wearing a dark, long-sleeved shirt, dark pants, and a mask.

The matter is currently under investigation and anyone with any information is asked to contact George Town CID.

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