Sunday 20 October, 2019

Mother robbed near court after collecting child maintenance

Siparia police are investigating a report in which a 30-year-old mother was robbed after collecting child maintenance for her children.

The incident took place around 10:10 am on Tuesday near the Siparia Magistrates’ Court.

The woman collected $6900 and was walking Daisy Voisin Street, when she was accosted by a man.

The man violently twisted the woman’s hand, before grabbing the envelope with the cash which she had only moments before collected at the courthouse.

He then fled the scene.

The police were notified and officers of the Siparia CID, including Sgt Jaggernauth, Cpl Boodlal and PC Jaglal, have responded and are continuing inquiries.

 

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