Sunday 15 September, 2019

Chinese businessman robbed at gunpoint in Diego Martin

Western Division police are investigating a report of a robbery against a Chinese national.

The victim, 31-year-old man, who operates a wholesale bar in Diego Martin, was robbed at gunpoint.

According to police reports, around 4:30 pm on Thursday, the victim was at his businessplace, when a man entered the premises and pulled out a firearm.

The assailant announced a hold up, and demanded that all the day’s proceedings be handed over.

The victim complied and handed over all the cash to the assailant – estimated to be $15,000.

The gunman then ordered the businessman to destroy the CCTV recordings of him, and fled the scene.

The police were later notified, and were given a description of the suspect.

A man hunt is currently be ongoing for the armed assailant. 

 

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