Police are investigating an early morning armed robbery that occurred at Somer’s Supermart in St George’s that occurred shortly before 6am this morning.

A spokesman said: “It was reported that a male entered the store, brandished a firearm and demanded cash.
“The suspect is described as 5’ 9” tall, he was dressed in all black with a black mask covering his face.
“The suspect made good his escape on foot along Duke of York Street with a quantity of cash taken during the incident.”
The amount of cash was not disclosed. Meanwhile, “investigations into this matter have begun and the Bermuda Police service urges that anyone who may have any information, please contact 211 or, the main police number on 295-0011”.