Thursday 18 April, 2019

Two men rob Eastern Avenue barber shop with machete

Two men armed with a machete robbed an Eastern Avenue barbershop late Thursday night.

The men who entered the shop at around 7:40pm demanded cash after brandishing a machete.

The culprits then fled on foot towards the rear of the shop, in the direction of School Road.

One of the suspects is described as being short in height, of brown complexion, and had a black cloth covering his face. The other suspect is described as also being short, and of dark complexion, wearing a black shirt.

Anyone with any information pertaining to this incident, or who may have seen anything suspicious on Eastern Avenue yesterday evening, is asked to contact George Town CID

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