Arima man stabbed during robbery

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Arima man stabbed during robbery

Arima CID are investigating the stabbing of a 31-year-old man in Arima.

The man, who has not been identified, is believed to be from the Crossings in Arima.

Reports are that he went to a store at Hugh Seepersad Lane, off Beckles Lane, at around 12.45 pm Thursday afternoon, when two men came in and announced a robbery.

The bandits robbed the man of cash and then proceeded to attack him, before making their escape.

Municipal police were called and took the wounded man to hospital, where he is warded in a stable condition.