Sunday 20 October, 2019

Cops urge vigilance following night-time robbery

A young man is today without his cash and valuables after being robbed in Morvant on Sunday night.

According to police reports, around 9:50 pm, the 20-year-old man was walking down Laurier Street, Morvant, when he was approached from behind by an armed assailant.

The bandit robbed him of his cash and valuables before fleeing the scene on foot.

The police were notified and officers from the Morvant Police Station visited the scene.

Police officers are urging citizens to be vigilant when walking the roadways.  They say the victim was wearing his headphones at the time of the robbery, and may not have been paying attention to his surroundings.

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