(CMR) Police have now arrested three men in relation to the armed robbery that took place at the International Diamond Center on Seafarers Way yesterday, 28 March.
It was reported that three masked men entered the store, with one of the men brandishing a firearm. The men then used an object to break into the display cases at the store and stole several items. The men fled the scene in a white Honda CR-V.
No shots were fired, and no one was injured during the incident.
Police later located an unoccupied vehicle fitting the description of the vehicle used in the incident, parked in the vicinity of Grescott Lane, George Town. Following further investigation, one man, age 27, of George Town, was arrested on suspicion of robbery and remains in custody. A quantity of jewelry, suspected to have been taken during the robbery, was also recovered.
Two other men, ages 36 and 29, both of George Town, were arrested later yesterday on suspicion of robbery, possession of a firearm, and drug-related offenses and remain in custody.
The matter is currently under investigation, and anyone with any information is asked to contact George Town CID at 949-4222.
Anonymous tips can be provided directly to the RCIPS via their Confidential Tip Line at 949-7777 or via their website.