Police are investigating an armed robbery Friday night at a popular beach in Grand Cayman after a couple reported that they were held up at gunpoint by two masked men who stole cash and a cellphone.
Authorities responded about 9:30 p.m. to Smith Cove on South Church Street in George Town after receiving a 911 call that two men with clothing covering their faces had pulled a handgun and robbed a couple at the beach, according to a news release issued by the Royal Cayman Islands Police Service.
No shots were fired and no one was reported injured, police said.
The suspects fled on foot toward Grand Old House, authorities said.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the George Town police station at 949-4222 or Crime Stoppers at 800-8477 (TIPS).