March 08, 2006

Sierra Leone Insecurity

Just in case other readers are in the area.....

Sierra Leone Police report that three serious attacks took place on Lumley Beach on Sunday evening between 9 and 10 pm possibly carried out by the same gang of 4-6 men / youths armed with knives.

Near Silver Wings a Ghanaian national (male) was robbed at knifepoint of cash and mobile phone.

Near Chez Nous restaurant a Lebanese national (male) was attacked and stabbed ,cash and a mobile phone were taken. The man was badly injured.

Near the Golf Club a SL national (female) was dragged from her stationery car ,while she was making a mobile telephone call. The thieves smashed the window of her Pathfinder jeep as they carried out the attack and removed her from the vehicle.They stole cash,jewelry and other articles from the car before running off.

3 comments:

Xolo said...

Not that you need to be reminded but...

You be careful, ok?

Thanks for the words of encouragement.

Kingston Girl said...

Not fun... make sure you have Youpi with you to look after you at all times!

Saur♥Kraut said...

Be careful (as if my saying so will cause you to be any more careful than you already are)...