Police Investigating Armed Robbery
Basseterre, St. Kitts, April 06, 2019 (RSCNPF): The Police are investigating an armed robbery incident that occurred in Nevis on April 05, 2019.
Preliminary investigations have revealed that sometime after 1 p.m., Ralph Ottley of Brazziers had arrived at his home and was about to enter his yard when he was attacked by three (3) armed masked men. They demanded money and managed to escape with a small sum of cash. They fired several shots before fleeing the scene. Ottley was transported to the Alexandra Hospital where he was treated and discharged for minor injuries.
The scene was visited and processed by members of the Forensic Unit and items of evidential value were taken into custody.
Investigations into the matter are ongoing. Anyone with information about this incident are asked to contact the Criminal Investigation Department by dialling 469-5392 or their nearest Police Station.