Royal St. Christopher and Nevis Police Force

BASSETERRE, St.Kitts (Friday 2nd August 2019)-Police on Nevis are currently investigating a night time home invasion which saw two victims being tied up by masked men. 

Police say the incident took place in New Castle on Monday 22nd July involving an assault and intended robbery of two males. 

Investigations so far have revealed that at approximately 7:30 PM, two masked assailants entered the home of the two men, tied them up and demanded money.  

Reportedly, one of the masked men appeared to be armed and the other had what appeared to be a knife. 

According to the local authorities, the assailants searched the house and then fled the scene whilst further informing that no money or other property was taken, and no one was injured during the incident.  

Credible information reaching this media house indicates that the victims are university students. 

Investigations into the matter are ongoing. Persons with information about this incident are asked to contact the Charlestown Police Station by dialing 469-5391, their nearest Police Station or the crime hotline at 707.