(CMR) A pedestrian was the victim of an attempted armed robbery in the Seven Mile Public Beach area last night.
Police reports are that shortly after 10:00 p.m. on Thursday, 16 August, officers responded to a report of an incident at a development just south of the Seven Mile Public Beach. A man reported that he had been walking outside when he was confronted by two males not known to him, one of whom appeared to be holding a handgun.
The man was able to escape from the culprits before contacting the police. No shots were fired. The man was not injured, nothing was taken from him and no physical contact was made with him during the incident.
Both suspects are described as being of dark complexion and in their early to mid-twenties. The suspect who held the firearm is described as tall and was wearing jeans and a black hoodie. The other suspect is described as being shorter than the first and was wearing a black hoodie and shorts.