Two security guards were taken to the George Town hospital following an attempted armed robbery Saturday evening outside Foster’s Food Fair at the Airport Centre.
One of the guards received gunshot wounds to his leg and arm, according to a statement from the Royal Cayman Islands Police Service.
Shots were fired during the attempted robbery of an armored vehicle at about 7:10 p.m.
As of 8:30 p.m., police were on the scene. No arrests have been made, and police do not yet know if anything was taken.
Police are asking anyone with information on the crime to call the George Town Police Station at 949-4222 or Crime Stoppers at 800-8477 (TIPS).