Anguilla Police Report Dec 17th, 2015

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19 year old arrested for possession of Cannabis

Anguilla — The Royal Anguilla Police Force on Wednesday 16th December, 2015 arrested a 19 year old man from South Hill for possession of 254.8 grams of cannabis.

The cannabis was discovered at the home of the alleged offender during the execution of a search warrant.

The alleged offender was charged with the offence under the Drug (Prevention of Misuse) Act and taken before the Magistrate’s Court on Thursday 17th December, 2015 where he was granted bail in the sum of EC$45,000.00 with one surety.

Conditions of the bail are that he is to surrender all travel documents and not leave the island without the permission of the court and report to The Valley Police Station every Monday and Friday between the hours of 6:00am and 6:00pm.

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Police investigate midday armed robbery at White Hill

The Royal Anguilla Police Force today (Thursday 17th December, 2015) at about 12:30pm responded to a report of a robbery in progress at the Island Supermarket in White Hill.

Investigations at the scene revealed that the operators of the said supermarket were robbed at gun point by two armed assailants who entered the shop and demanded money.

The two assailants dressed in full black with hoodies and masks both armed with firearms made off with an undisclosed amount cash on foot in a westerly direction heading towards The Keys.

As the Police continue investigation into this robbery they are appealing to members of the public who may have been in the area of The White Hill and may have witnessed this robbery or have any information regarding this robbery to contact the Valley Police Station with such information.  The telephone number is 497-2333 and asks for the Criminal Investigation Department or to speak to any Police Officer of their choice.

 

Additionally information can be sent via the RAPF Tips Website by logging on to www.gov.ai/911 or email AXA911@yahoo.com which are both secure websites.