Suspects arrested in burglary spree

Two men were
been arrested Wednesday following a number of burglaries and attempted burglaries
that occurred in the the West
Bay area earlier in the
day.

Between
midnight Tuesday 3am Wednesday, six burglaries and two attempted burglaries occurred
in the West Bay area.

Royal Cayman
Islands Police said Homes in Watercourse
Road, Hillandale Close, Windstart Drive, Cadbury Link and Alexandra
Close were targeted. In most of the incidents small amounts of cash were stolen.

A 32-year-old
man was arrested early Wednesday and a 35-year-old man was arrested around lunchtime
Wednesday in relation to the break-ins. The men are in police custody pending
further enquiries.

Detective
Sergeant Collins Oremule of West Bay Criminal Investigation Department is appealing
for anyone who may have been in the relevant areas, or who has any information
about the crimes, to contact him on 949-3999.

“The enquiry
team have been very diligent in arresting the two individuals we believe are
responsible for the string of burglaries last night,” RCIPS Chief Inspector
Angelique Howell said. “I’d like to reassure the communities of West Bay
that this criminal behaviour will not be tolerated and that we are stepping up
our patrols in the area particularly in the early hours of the morning when
these types of crime occur.”

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