Thursday 20 February, 2020

North Side woman sprayed with unknown substance during burglary

A woman was sprayed in the face with an unknown substance during a Wednesday night robbery.

Reports are that an unknown man entered the woman’s residence on Rum Point Drive in North Side.

The unknown man, accidentally woke the woman.

In an attempt to conceal his identity, the man sprayed a substance, possibly hair spray, at her face, grabbed her purse and fled from the rear of the house.

The woman was not injured during the incident.

The suspect is described as being of brown complexion, with short hair and was wearing dark shorts.

The matter is currently under police investigation.

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