Wednesday 23 September, 2020

Search on for attacker who robbed, assaulted group at river lime

A river lime in Tunapuna ended with a robbery at the hands of an armed assailant, police said. 

Police officers said they are searching for a lone gunman who robbed and assaulted by four persons in Tunapuna.

The incident took place around 4 pm on Monday in an area known as Guava Pool, off El Dorado Road, Tunapuna.

The group, ranging in age from 18 – 20, told police they were liming by the river when they were approached by a man armed with a firearm.

The man announced a hold up and proceeded to rob the group of their cash and valuables.

Police were told that a woman who was in the group, was then taken a short distance way and assaulted.

The gunman then fled the scene.

The victims made a report to the police and W-Cpl Toussaint is continuing inquiries.

More on this as it becomes available.   

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