Friday 19 October, 2018

83-yr-old Justice of the Peace robbed

An 83-year-old Justice of the Peace (JP) was robbed of approximately $25,000 on Thursday.

According to police reports, at about 11:00 am Thursday, JP Daniel Baboolal was at the St Augustine branch of Scotia Bank, conducting business, when he took out approximately $25,000.

Baboolal left the bank and approached his car.

However, as he was about to enter the vehicle, he was accosted by a man unknown to him, who robbed him of his cash.

The bandit then escaped on foot. 

The police were notified and a team of officers from the Northern Division responded.

WPC Ashby is continuing inquiries.

More on this as it becomes available.