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Tag: armed robbery

BT man charged with grocery store stick-up

BT man charged with grocery store stick-up

| 20/06/2017
(CNS): The 25-year-old man who was arrested following an armed robbery at a grocery store in Bodden Town was expected in court Tuesday after police charged him over the weekend with robbery, possession of an imitation firearm, threats to kill and a reckless and negligent act. The man is accused of h [...]

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Cops nab store robbery suspect who fled in owner’s car

Cops nab store robbery suspect who fled in owner’s car

| 14/06/2017
(CNS) UPDATED: Police have confirmed that the suspect arrested yesterday following a stick-up at a grocery store in Bodden Town has also been arrested on suspicion of the robbery at Mr Arthur’s store in George Town  on Tuesday morning. The 25-year-old was rounded up on Wednesday after he trie [...]

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GT hit by three armed robberies

GT hit by three armed robberies

| 13/06/2017 | 70 Comments
(CNS): Two George Town gas stations and one grocery store were all robbed Tuesday morning in yet another crime spike to hit the capital. Esso stations, one in the industrial area and the other on Shamrock Road, were hit within half an hour of each other from around 4am by what appears to be the [&he [...]

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Gunman sticks up liquor store

Gunman sticks up liquor store

| 11/05/2017 | 39 Comments
(CNS): Police are on the hunt for a masked armed robber who escaped with an undisclosed sum of cash early Thursday morning after robbing Reflections Food 4 Less on MacLendon Drive in George Town. The RCIPS said that a man with his face covered and armed with what appeared to be a handgun entered the [...]

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Walkers Road gas station robbed at gunpoint

Walkers Road gas station robbed at gunpoint

| 05/05/2017 | 44 Comments
(CNS): Two masked men armed with handguns robbed the Walker’s Road Rubis gas station in George Town early Friday morning. Police said that the robbers smashed their way into the gas station store just before 1:3oam. They took an undisclosed quantity of cash from the register before fleeing on [...]

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East End gas station robbed at gunpoint

East End gas station robbed at gunpoint

| 21/04/2017 | 47 Comments
(CNS): Police are on the hunt for another armed robber following a hold-up at the Rubis gas station in East End on Thursday night. The suspect entered the service station store on Sea View Road at around 10:00pm with his face covered, brandishing a firearm, and demanded cash from the register. The r [...]

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Business sector puts up CI$25k ‘robbery’ reward

Business sector puts up CI$25k ‘robbery’ reward

| 19/04/2017 | 7 Comments
(CNS): The Chamber of Commerce is offering a $25,000 reward for help in catching and convicting the armed robbers involved in the cash van stick-up outside Foster’s by the airport on 8 April. The money was raised by the business association members and the reward posted as leads in the case ap [...]

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Cops release robbery suspect

Cops release robbery suspect

| 17/04/2017
(CNS) UPDATED MONDAY: A 29-year-old George Town man who was arrested in connection with the armed robbery of a cash van outside Foster’s supermarket by the airport last weekend has been released on police bail. The RCIPS made their first arrest in the case on Easter Sunday (16 April) on suspic [...]

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Police seek more info on robbery getaway car

Police seek more info on robbery getaway car

| 12/04/2017 | 34 Comments
(CNS): The RCIPS is asking the public for more information about the white Honda CRV that was used in the armed robbery of a cash van outside the airport Foster’s on Saturday night. The car was found with the help of the public on Monday night at the end of Admiral’s Landing, and forensic tests [...]

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Robbery getaway car found and cops follow leads

Robbery getaway car found and cops follow leads

| 11/04/2017 | 10 Comments
(CNS): Members of the public have helped the police recover the getaway car used in Saturday night’s cash van robbery at Foster’s Food Fair by the airport, and they are also following up a number of leads and tips from the community, including some originating on social media. The white [...]

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Armed robbers fled scene in white Honda

Armed robbers fled scene in white Honda

| 10/04/2017 | 46 Comments
(CNS): Police are on the hunt for two men who fled the scene of the cash van robbery outside Foster’s Food Fair near the airport Saturday night in a white SUV, which was caught on CCTV. Both robbers, who were masked and armed, fired multiple shots during the heist on the amoured vehicle at a [...]

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