Tag: armed robbery

Robbery suspect arrested after gas station stick-up

Robbery suspect arrested after gas station stick-up

| 06/12/2022

(CNS): A 25-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of robbery after a gas-station stick-up Wednesday during which one of the masked men left behind what turned out to be an imitation gun. The robbery happened at the gas station on Hell Road in West Bay at about 8:45pm. Two masked men, one carrying what […]

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Robbers strike three times in one night

Robbers strike three times in one night

| 05/12/2022 | 62 Comments

(CNS): The spike in robberies on Grand Cayman continued Friday with three armed stick-ups in less than two hours by what appears to be the same culprits from the descriptions given by the RCIPS. Police were called out to the first mugging at around 9:30pm at the parking lot by Seven Mile Public Beach. A […]

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Cops spook robbers into fleeing empty-handed

Cops spook robbers into fleeing empty-handed

| 29/11/2022 | 15 Comments

(CNS): Three men who attempted to hold up a restaurant in Prospect on Friday night were spooked by police patrolling the area and fled empty-handed. The police officers were stopped around 9:25pm by a member of the public who had been at the restaurant, who told them that two masked men had entered the location […]

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Axe-wielding robbers strike at GT restaurant

Axe-wielding robbers strike at GT restaurant

| 21/11/2022 | 26 Comments

(CNS): Police opened an investigation into the tenth robbery since the end of October after two men, one armed with an axe, struck a restaurant in George Town during the Pirates Fest activities on Friday night. The two masked men burst into the restaurant on North Church Street at around 10pm and tried to open […]

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Police focused on gang of local robbery suspects

Police focused on gang of local robbery suspects

| 18/11/2022 | 69 Comments

(CNS): Detectives working on the long list of armed robbery investigations have honed in on what Police Commissioner Derek Byrne has said is around ten local suspects in a loosely affiliated crime gang. The police believe that these men are behind most of the recent stick-ups across Grand Cayman over the last three months. Since […]

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North Siders mugged in latest armed robbery

North Siders mugged in latest armed robbery

| 16/11/2022 | 25 Comments

(CNS): Two men sitting outside a residence on North Side Road late Monday night became the latest victims of armed men when they were robbed of an undisclosed quantity of cash at gunpoint, as the worrying increase in armed stick-ups continues. Police said that around 11:30pm on 14 November they were called out to the […]

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Robbery toll climbs to eight over last two weeks

Robbery toll climbs to eight over last two weeks

| 15/11/2022 | 48 Comments

(CNS): The police have added another two robbery investigations to their current list of stick-ups and muggings across Grand Cayman, with eight happening since the beginning of this month and a dozen since the end of September, most of which have involved guns and other weapons. There were two robberies on Friday evening at George […]

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Local restaurant robbed in morning stick-up

Local restaurant robbed in morning stick-up

| 10/11/2022 | 61 Comments

(CNS): Two masked men armed with what appeared to be handguns held up the Latin Taste Restaurant at the junction of Shedden Road and Mary Street in downtown George Town in the busy morning rush hour on Wednesday. The broad daylight heist, in a busy area of town with three cruise ships in port, happened […]

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Cops investigating fifth robbery this week

Cops investigating fifth robbery this week

| 04/11/2022 | 101 Comments

(CNS): Police are investigating a robbery by two masked men armed with a gun at a grocery store on Hirst Road in Bodden Town at around 8:40 Thursday evening. One of the robbers entered the store waiving what appeared to be a firearm and demanded cash while his accomplice waited outside. Both men fled towards […]

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Women robbed in two separate street muggings

Women robbed in two separate street muggings

| 04/11/2022 | 51 Comments

(CNS): The robbery toll climbed again this week with another two armed robberies Wednesday night and early Thursday morning on the streets of George Town and West Bay. Two women were both mugged by armed men in two separate crimes, one involving a lone gunman and the other three masked men, one armed with an […]

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Robber flees with cash after sandwich shop stick-up

Robber flees with cash after sandwich shop stick-up

| 01/11/2022 | 38 Comments

(CNS): Police are on the lookout for yet another armed robber after a stick-up at the Subway sandwich shop at The Reef Resort on the Queen’s Highway in East End around 7pm Monday. A masked man entered the shop wielding a firearm and demanded cash from the staff. He then fled the scene with an […]

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