Tag: armed robbery

Teenager arrested over WB robbery

Teenager arrested over WB robbery

| 19/04/2018
(CNS): Police have arrested an 18-year-old man from West Bay on suspicion of robbery and the possession of an unlicensed firearm. Officers working on the case, which involved an armed masked man making off with cash from a store at Batabano Plaza at around 6am on Tuesday 10 April, took the suspect [...]

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Masked armed man robs West Bay store

Masked armed man robs West Bay store

| 10/04/2018 | 16 Comments
(CNS): Police are on the lookout for an armed robber, described as short with a dark complexion, following a stick-up at a local store in Batabano Plaza, West Bay, early Tuesday morning, less than a half mile from the local police station. As the store clerk was opening up the shop around 6:15 this [...]

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Foiled cash van robber gets ten years in jail

Foiled cash van robber gets ten years in jail

| 03/04/2018 | 63 Comments
(CNS): The man who tried but failed to rob a cash van in George Town in February 2017 has been given a total of ten years in prison following a guilty plea in the middle of his trial. Jerome Cunningham (25) tried to hold up a van on Eastern Avenue after a cash collection from […] [...]

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Cash security robbed at fast-food restaurant

Cash security robbed at fast-food restaurant

| 28/03/2018 | 46 Comments
(CNS): Security staff collecting cash from Wendy’s in Savannah were robbed at gunpoint on Tuesday night. The RCIPS said that just before 11:40pm yesterday police officers were called to the scene following a report that the guards in a security van had been approached by two armed men with their [...]

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Couple convicted of jewellery store heist

Couple convicted of jewellery store heist

| 23/03/2018 | 20 Comments
(CNS): Madeinys Ebanks-Pol (39) and Adrian Adela Gea (33) were found guilty of stealing $500,000 worth of jewellery from a West Bay Road store in 2015, when a judge delivered his ruling Friday, following a trial last month. The couple, who have ties to Cuba, were remanded in custody until their sent [...]

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Local man denies shoot-out with cops

Local man denies shoot-out with cops

| 23/03/2018
(CNS): Odain Ebanks denied a long list of offences when he appeared in Grand Court Friday to answer charges relating to a robbery and shooting at police. The local 24-year-old man pleaded not guilty to being one of two men who robbed the Czech Inn in Bodden Town earlier this month, where CI$700 was [...]

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One charged in robbery and cop shoot-out

One charged in robbery and cop shoot-out

| 12/03/2018
(CNS): Odain Ebanks (24) has been charged with a list of serious offences in relation to a robbery in Bodden Town earlier this month that was followed by a shoot-out with the police in the Prospect area of George Town. The local man, who has been remanded in custody, denies being one of two robbers [...]

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Victims fight back as robbers strike in GT

Victims fight back as robbers strike in GT

| 10/03/2018 | 45 Comments
(CNS): Two armed men dressed as construction workers made off with almost $3,000 after robbing a courier yesterday in George Town, even though he put up a fight. And the day before that a would-be robber armed with a toy gun fled from Reflections empty-handed when the cashier turned on him. As the c [...]

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Robbers escape after shoot-out with police

Robbers escape after shoot-out with police

| 04/03/2018 | 124 Comments
(CNS): Police are on the lookout for the suspects in two armed robberies that took place Saturday night within half an hour of each other apparently by the same men, one at a convenience store in George Town and the other at a restaurant in Bodden Town. Police said that a firearm was seen at [&helli [...]

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Couple robbed in armed home invasion

Couple robbed in armed home invasion

| 28/02/2018 | 74 Comments
(CNS): A man and woman were accosted last night by two armed masked men near the doorstep of their house in Patrick’s Island, George Town, police have said. The couple arrived home shortly before 10:45pm on Tuesday, 27 February. As they got out of their car, the robbers, who were brandishing [...]

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Couple on trial over $500k jewellery store heist

Couple on trial over $500k jewellery store heist

| 27/02/2018
(CNS): Madeinys Ebanks-Pol (39) and Adrian Adela Gea (33) appeared in Grand Court Monday facing trial for a robbery that happened more than two years ago, in which around half a million dollars worth of jewellery was taken and has never been recovered. Ebanks-Pol was a former employee of MitziR [...]

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