Home News Bandits rob teen in Sophia home invasion
Armed bandits on Friday stormed a Sophia, Greater Georgetown house and robbed a 19-year-old male of over $400,000 in items.
The robbery occurred at about 13:00h at the A Field Sophia residence.
According to Police reports, the teenager was at home in the kitchen, participating in a virtual classroom session with the top half of the door of his home left open, when two males – one armed with a handgun – entered the house and held him at gunpoint.
The suspects reportedly searched the entire house and relieved the victim of a total of $430,000 worth of jewellery, cellphones and cash before making good their escape.
The Police said several persons in the area were questioned. CCTV camera footage in the area is being reviewed by investigators. An investigation has been launched. (G9)