Armed robbery at Westin

Police are appealing for witnesses to an armed robbery that took place Monday at around 3pm at the Westin Casuarina Resort on West Bay Road.

It is alleged that two males entered the premises of the hotel, one armed with a hand gun and the other a baseball bat, robbing the establishment of a small quantity of cash.

An employee of the hotel was assaulted on the leg with the baseball bat, police said.

Both culprits made their escape by fleeing to the beach side of the hotel, wearing what was described as army type fatigues.

Police said the men made their getaway on a boat.

Anyone with information about this crime, or those who may have information about any other crime, may contact the CID at their hotline at 244-2916 or Cayman Crime Stoppers at 800-8477.