Cash and personal items taken in robbery at knifepoint

Police are investigating a robbery in George Town that took place early on Monday morning.

According to a press release from the RCIPS, cash and personal items were taken from a man, who was sitting in his car outside a bar at the time of the incident, which took place at 3am on Martin Drive.

Two men are said to have entered the car, before one brandished a knife and robbed the victim. The men then directed the victim to a location near the Strand, where one of them left the car.

A struggle then took place between the victim and the second man, which enabled the victim to remove the man from the car and drive off.

The victim was not injured.

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According to the police, one of the suspects is described as being about 43 years old, and about 5’4” tall. He was wearing a dark T-shirt and long jeans. The other suspect is described as being in his 30s, about 5’11” tall, with long hair in a ponytail. He was wearing a white T-shirt and black shorts.

The matter is currently under investigation by George Town CID. Anyone with any information is asked to contact 949-4222.

Anonymous tips can be provided directly to the RCIPS via the Confidential Tip Line at 949-7777, or via the website.

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