Sun | Apr 18, 2021

Woman, man shot during robbery off Red Hills Road

Published:Tuesday | April 6, 2021 | 9:44 PM
Around 6 p.m, the woman was along the roadway when she was approached by men in a car who proceeded to rob her. A man who noticed what was happening attempted to intervene when the gunmen opened fire on them both.

A woman and a man who attempted to come to her rescue were on Tuesday evening shot during a robbery along Merrivale Avenue off Red Hills Road in St Andrew.

They have been rushed to hospital. 

Around 6 p.m, the woman was walking along the roadway when she was approached by men in a car who proceeded to rob her.

A man who noticed what was happening attempted to intervene when the gunmen opened fire on them both. 

The gunmen then fled the scene with the woman's belongings.

An alarm was raised and the police called to the scene.

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