A man, age 21 of Bodden Town, has been formally charged with Robbery in relation to the below incident at Everglo Bar on Saturday, 29 September. He has also been charged with Refusal to Provide a Urine Specimen. He appears in court today, 5 October.
The man had also been charged and appeared in court on Wednesday, 3 October, in relation to a burglary on Monday, 1 October.
Shortly after 2:00 this morning, 29 September, the 9-1-1 Communications Centre dispatched officers to a report of a robbery just outside the Everglo Bar on Bodden Town Road. A woman had just exited the bar when she was approached by a male who brandished a knife and demanded that she hand over her handbag. The culprit then fled in the direction of East End with the handbag, which contained a quantity of cash. The victim was not injured during the incident.
The suspect is described as being of brown complexion, with slim build, about 5’5” in height and weighing 125-130lbs. His hair was low cut and he was wearing a grey shirt and black shorts.
In another incident shortly before 10:00PM yesterday, 28 September, officers responded to a report of an attempted robbery at a liquor store on Hirst Road, Bodden Town. Two masked men approached the front door of the location and attempted to gain entry by forcing open the locked door. Upon being unsuccessful, they fled from the location on foot along Hirst Road.
Both men are described as being tall, and were wearing dark clothing.
These incidents are currently under police investigation and anyone with any information, or who may have seen any suspicious activity in the areas mentioned, is asked to contact Bodden Town CID at 947-2220. Anonymous tips can be provided directly to the RCIPS via our Confidential Tip Line at 949-7777, or via our website. Tips can also be submitted anonymously via the Miami-based call centre of Crime Stoppers at 800-8477(TIPS), or online at the link.