Man beaten and robbed

A man who was followed from a bar on Crewe Road in George Town was beaten and robbed by two men on Prospect Point Road early on Monday morning, police reported.

According to police, officers responded to a report of a robbery shortly after 12:30 a.m. The victim had just arrived at the location when a vehicle with two men and two women inside pulled up.

Police said he was approached by the two male occupants of the vehicle, beaten, and robbed of personal items. The culprits then drove away.

“The victim had been speaking with these individuals at a bar on Crewe Road before the incident; it appears that they followed him after he left the location,” police said in a statement.

One of the women is described as being in her 40s, about 5 feet, 4 inches in height, with a stocky build and short brown hair. The other woman is described as being in her early 20s, 5 feet, 6 inches tall, with a stocky build and short curly hair, wearing dark blue shorts and top.

Police said one of the men is described as being in his 20s, about 6 feet, 1 inch tall, with a muscular build, dark skin, and hair trimmed at the sides. He was wearing a blue hoodie and jeans. The other man is described as being about the same age, about 5 feet, 2 inches in height, with a slim build, dark skin and hair trimmed at the sides.

The victim was taken to the Cayman Islands Hospital where he was treated for his injuries, including receiving stitches to his head. He was subsequently released.

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