The police have held one of three men who attacked and robbed two elderly women at a bus stop near the Vocational Training Board at Culloden Road St. Michael today.
A video of the incident that was captured by a passing motorist shows as man wearing a black hoodie accosting one of the ladies, tugging at her arm and snatching some of her belongings before running off.
Police Communications and Public Affairs Officer, Inspector Rodney Inniss says the women were at the bus stop when they were robbed them of various pieces of jewelry.
One of the suspects, a 19 year old male, was captured by the police and remains in custody.
A woman who was working in a nearby building witnessed the attack.
A woman who witnessed the robbery at Culloden Road today.
Meantime, a man who also works near to where the attack occurred voiced his concern over the incident and the potential for more such incidents to occur during the Christmas season.
A worker in the Culloden Road area.