Police are investigating the robbery of a teenaged boy knifepoint, reportedly committed in broad daylight in Sandys just before 3:30pm yesterday (Dec 14).

A spokesman said: “The incident occurred shortly after the teenaged boy got off a bus and made his way along Clyde Best Lane, Sandys.

“Three males, all said to have been wearing dark clothing with ski masks on, reportedly approached the teenager. One of them allegedly pulled out a small knife, held it against the victim’s upper body and demanded money.

“The young man complied and the suspects then left the area on foot.

“Although they were fully covered the victim could see that two of the males were dark skinned and one was light skinned.

“An investigation into this matter has commenced and anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Inspector, Clifford Roberts  of Criminal Investigations Unit/ Special Investigations, on 717-0590 or, via e-mail croberts2@bps.bm

“Nearby residents and businesses with CCTV cameras, are asked to check their recordings from between 3pm and 4pm, and get in contact with us should they see any suspicious activity around that time period.”