Man robbed of pants in George Town

A 37-year-old Honduran national reported that he was robbed of his pants late Friday night outside of Meringue Town Bar on Boilers Road, police said.

The man said he was outside the bar around 11:30 p.m. when he was approached by a man who pressed a knife against his stomach and demanded his pants.

The man said he removed his pants and gave them to the suspect, who ran off toward Walkers Road. He said the pants contained two cellphones, his Honduran national identification card, a small amount of coins and his wallet, which contained a substantial amount of Cayman Islands dollars and Honduran Lempira.

The suspect was described as having a light complexion and a slim build. He was wearing long light-blue jeans, a gray sleeveless T-shirt, brown sneakers, and a white mask over his face.

The matter is under investigation.

Anyone with information that could assist police is asked to contact Detective Constable Ava Parkinson at 949-4222 or Crime Stoppers on 800-8477 (TIPS).