A woman who was hit in the head with a gun during a robbery
in Bodden Town Saturday was taken to hospital.
Her injuries were treated there and she was later released,
No arrests were immediately reported.
According to police, at about 10pm Saturday the victim
returned to her home in South Cayman Palms, Bodden Town after closing up her
George Town business.
Police said she stepped from her car near her home and was
approached by an armed man. The man struck her on the forehead with a gun and
grabbed her handbag
The bag contained the woman’s personal items but did not
contain any business takings, police said.
The suspect fled on foot after the attack. He is described
as being 6’ tall, with a slim build and wearing dark clothing.
Some items from the stolen bag were later found discarded a
short distance away from the robbery.
Anyone with information about this crime is asked to contact
Bodden Town Criminal Investigation Department at 947-2220 or the confidential
Crime Stoppers number 800-8477 (TIPS).