Tag: mugging

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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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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Woman injured fighting off masked robber

Woman injured fighting off masked robber

| 12/09/2022 | 46 Comments

(CNS): A woman was injured Saturday night as she struggled with a masked man trying to rob her outside a home in Prospect. Police said that the woman, who was alone in her car, had just parked outside the residence when her vehicle was approached by a stranger who opened her car door and attempted […]

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Suspect in March street muggings charged

Suspect in March street muggings charged

| 02/08/2022

(CNS): A 27-year-old man from George Town has been charged with two counts of robbery and possession of an imitation firearm with intent in connection with two muggings that happened more than four months ago in George Town. The man is accused of two separate street robberies that took place in the early morning hours […]

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Man robbed at gunpoint on George Town street

Man robbed at gunpoint on George Town street

| 20/06/2022 | 12 Comments

(CNS): Police are investigating an armed robbery in George Town early Monday morning. The victim had left a residence on Martin Drive at around 4am when he was approached by a man he did not know who was brandishing a firearm. The robber demanded cash from the victim and then fled with an undisclosed quantity […]

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Jewellery mugger strikes twice in George Town

Jewellery mugger strikes twice in George Town

| 29/03/2022 | 42 Comments

(CNS): Two men were robbed of their jewellery at gunpoint in George Town early Tuesday morning in two separate incidents within about ten minutes of each other. The police believe that both the victims were mugged by the same culprit, described as a man with a slim build and brown complexion.

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Woman robbed at gun point on GT street

Woman robbed at gun point on GT street

| 15/12/2021 | 20 Comments

(CNS): Police are investigating a report of a street robbery in George Town that took place early Monday morning involving two masked men, one of whom was brandishing a firearm. The victim, who made the report on Monday evening, said she was at the junction of Shedden Road and Eastern Avenue at around 5.50am when […]

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Woman robbed by masked armed men

Woman robbed by masked armed men

| 26/07/2021 | 22 Comments

(CNS): A woman was robbed of an undisclosed quantity of cash after parking at an address on Palm Dale Avenue in George Town on Friday night. Police did not confirm if the house was the victim’s own home, but after she arrived at the location a small car pulled in behind her. Two masked men […]

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Cops seek witnesses to armed mugging in GT

Cops seek witnesses to armed mugging in GT

| 12/07/2021 | 15 Comments

(CNS): Police are urging anyone with information about a street robbery on Smith Road, George Town, last week to come forward in yet another crime involving firearms. The mugging happened just west of Huldah Avenue at around 2:50am on Thursday, 8 July, when a man who was standing on the roadside just across from Tropical […]

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Woman robbed by gunmen in West Bay

Woman robbed by gunmen in West Bay

| 20/01/2021 | 19 Comments

(CNS): A woman, who is understood to be pregnant, was robbed by two men, one of them armed with a gun, on Town Hall Road in West Bay Tuesday night. The incident happened around 10pm but police did not confirm the incident or release the descriptions until late Wednesday afternoon, despite media requests. The two […]

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Man mugged by gang on George Town street

Man mugged by gang on George Town street

| 29/12/2020 | 47 Comments

(CNS): An elderly man was taken to hospital by police early Monday morning when he turned up at the George Town Police Station after falling victim to a street mugging. The man told officers that he had been assaulted and robbed by multiple men as he was walking in the Shedden Road area at around […]

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