Monday 25 March, 2019

Police probe aggravated burglary in West Bay

Police are investigating after an aggravated burglary in West Bay on Wednesday night.

Just before 10:30pm, police were dispatched to an address in the Birch Tree Hill area of West Bay, where it was reported that two persons, one armed with an object that appeared to be a handgun and the other with a long metal object, entered the house and demanded money from its occupant. 

A struggle ensued between the victim and one of the perpetrators, at which time the two male perpetrators both fled the location. The victim is understood not to have sustained any serious injuries during the attack.

There have been no arrests made in this investigation so far.

The matter is under police investigation and anyone with information regarding this incident is encouraged to contact the West Bay CID at 949-3999.

Anonymous tips can be provided directly to the RCIPS via our Confidential Tip Line at 949-7777, or via our website. Tips can also be submitted anonymously via the Miami-based call centre of Crime Stoppers at 800-8477(TIPS), or online.

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