A store clerk was pistol-whipped during a Thursday night robbery in George Town, Royal Cayman Islands Police said.
Around 9.05pm Thursday, police said two masked men entered the DVD Store on Walkers Road. One of the men was armed with what appeared to be a handgun.
RCIPS officers said the suspects threatened a store staffer and demanded cash. The armed man struck the cashier with the gun before the suspects fled with a sum of cash, police said.
No shots were fired and the cashier who was struck did not require any medical attention.
Witnesses said the suspects were both about 5’5″ tall. They were wearing dark clothing and had their faces covered.
Anyone with information about the crime, or who saw the suspects before the incident or leaving the scene, is asked to call George Town police station on 949-4222 or the confidential Crime Stoppers number 800-8477 (TIPS).