Royal Cayman Islands Police gave no indication whether any of the attacks – which occurred between 6.45pm and 10.40pm Monday – were related. The heists all occurred in different districts of Grand Cayman and the suspects appeared to have used different weapons to commit their crimes.
In the latest incident, police said two robbery suspects held up a man at the four-way junction on Town Hall Road in West Bay.
According to police, the man showed up at West Bay Police Station, bleeding from the throat. He was able to tell police that two men had attacked and robbed him of $9.
He was taken to hospital in serious condition and had to undergo emergency surgery, police said. The man was not able to give officers a description of his attackers.
An hour and a half earlier, around 9.15pm, two men armed with a machete and a gun held up the Reflections Liquor-4-Less store in Savannah.
The Reflections store recently opened in the Savannah area with extended hours until 10pm.
No shots were fired in the hold up and police had no reports of anyone being injured. They did not state what the armed suspects took from the store.
The men fled on foot following the robbery. There were no reports of any arrests.
Two and a half hours prior to the Reflections robbery in Savannah, the Kirk Freeport jewellery store in the Strand shopping centre on West Bay Road was robbed.
Officers there said four robbery suspects entered the store around 6.45pm, one of whom brandished a handgun, threatening staff.
Police said the suspects got away with “a large amount of jewellery”.
A search of the area was under way Monday night, but there had been no reports of any arrests being made. No one was hurt at the Kirk Freeport store during the robbery, police said.
Anyone with information about any of the robberies is asked to contact the following numbers:
*For the Kirk Freeport store robbery call George Town Criminal Investigation Department at 949-4222 or Crime Stoppers at 800-8477.
*For the Reflections Liquor-4-Less robbery call Bodden Town Criminal Investigation Department at 947-2220 or 947-2240 or Crime Stoppers.
*For the West Bay stabbing contact West Bay Police Station at 949-3999 or Crime Stoppers.