BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — A swift response to an armed robbery in progress resulted in four males and four firearms being taken into Royal St. Christopher and Nevis Police Force (RSCNPF) custody.
The police received a report of an armed robbery taking place in the Frigate Bay area sometime after 9 a.m. on Wednesday, September 16. Officers from the Frigate Bay Police Station responded immediately and were assisted by members of the Special Services Unit (SSU). Once on the scene, they intercepted a motorcar occupied by the suspects who were all wearing masks, bullet proof vests, gloves, and sunglasses.
Investigations so far have revealed that a number of men had entered two apartments and robbed the residents at gunpoint. They stole a number of items and attempted to flee the scene in a motorcar.