A 40-year-old Sandys Parish man sustained knife wounds to his neck and arm in an armed robbery on Wednesday night on Church Valley Lane in Somerset.

Police say the incident occurred around 8:40pm when “two unknown men each brandishing a bladed article assaulted and robbed” their victim.

“A spokesman said: “The two assailants are then understood to have made good their escape on a single motorcycle.

Apparently the injured man sustained wounds to his neck and arm. However, the extent of his injuries is unknown at this time.

A scene was located and processed by the relevant police personnel.

Any witnesses or members of the public with any information are encouraged to call the Criminal Investigation Department on 247-1744 or the independent and confidential Crime Stoppers hotline 800-8477 as soon as possible.”