Update 11:15am: Royal Cayman Islands Police gave an account of the home invasion incident Thursday morning, which officers described as a ‘burglary’.
“At approximately 3.05am [Thursday] morning, a female resident at Raleigh Quay awoke with a male intruder standing over her bed.
“The male placed his hand over the female’s mouth, at which point she bit his hand or finger, the male ran from the premises as the victim started to scream. The victim was treated at George Town Hospital for loss of a tooth and released.”
“The male intruder is described as tall, 6’2” plus and of medium build with brown or dark skin.
“Police are appealing for anyone with information to contact them; in particular any knowledge of person’s who may have a recent finger/hand injury.”
A home invasion was reported early Thursday morning in the Raleigh Quay area.
According to initial reports, a woman was attacked in her bedroom around 3am. She was injured by her attacker and taken to hospital. The seriousness of her injuries are not known.
Sources also told the Caymanian Compass the suspect received some injuries in the incident.
There was no word on any immediate arrests. Please check back to the www.caycompass.com for more on this story later today….