Monday 1 June, 2020

Poultry depot owner robbed at gunpoint in Penal

A 43-year-old businessman was robbed at gunpoint on Sunday in Penal.

Police said the victim was conducting sales at his poultry depot located along the Penal Rock  Road when around 3.00 pm on Sunday afternoon, two men entered armed with firearms.

The men announced a hold-up and demanded the businessman hand over all his cash.

Fearful for his life, the man handed over his sales for the weekend. The cash, police were told, amounted to approximately $17,000.

The men then escaped.

The police were notified and Sgt Sobie, Cpl Jagal, and WPC Noreiga, visited the scene.

Enquiries are ongoing.

More on this as it becomes available.

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