(CMR) A George Town convenience store was robbed by a lone gunman early this morning, the police have reported.
The Royal Cayman Islands Police Service reported that shortly before 4:30 am, officers responded to a report of a robbery at a convenience store on Eastern Avenue, north of School Road. It was reported that a man had entered the store, brandished a handgun at a staff member, and demanded cash.
The man then made off on foot with a quantity of cash. No shots were fired, and no one was injured during the incident.
The suspect is described as about 6’ tall, with a slim build, and was wearing a long-sleeved shirt, black pants, black shoes, gloves, and had his face covered.
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.