Just before 1:30AM on Monday, 27 March, police were dispatched by the 9-1-1 Communications Centre to a report of suspicious activity at the Countryside Shopping Village in Savannah, Bodden Town. It was reported that men dressed in dark clothing appeared to be attempting to tamper with and gain access to the contents of an Automated Teller Machine (ATM) that was situated at the entrance of the location. The men fled the location in an SUV type vehicle without gaining access to the machine.
Police attended the location and searched the area with negative results at the time. Further investigations into the matter led officers to recover a vehicle that had been reported stolen just before 6AM on Monday, 27 March. The vehicle was recovered from an isolated area of Rex Crighton Blvd and had last been seen by its owner at 9PM on Sunday, 26 March. The recovered vehicle is believed to have been involved in the attempted burglary incident.
The incident is being investigated by police and detectives are encouraging anyone with information to call the Bodden Town Police Station at 947-2220. Alternatively, Anonymous tips can be provided directly to the RCIPS via our Confidential Tip Line at 949-7777, or via our website.