TWO MEN are in hospital on Saturday, one in serious condition, after being shot at their homes in the early hours. Police are also investigating two other armed robberies involving knives.
Three of the four incidents took place in a two-hour period early on Saturday morning.
Shortly before 2am, a man and a woman pulled up at their home at Pink Pearl Drive, Coral Vista Harbour, when they were approached by two men with a handgun who robbed them of a white 2007 Lexus licence number 317240. The assailants shot the man before speeding off in the vehicle. The victim was transported to hospital, where he remains in stable condition.
Two hours later, a man with a handgun broke into a home at Ruby Street, off West Bay Street, where he shot a male resident before fleeing on foot. The victim was transported to hospital where he remains in serious condition.
Around the same time a man had just pulled up to his home in his vehicle at Brandon Court, off Jack Fish Street, when two men with a handgun and a knife approached and robbed him of cash before fleeing on foot.
Shortly before 9am on Friday, a woman standing outside her home at Hill Crest Drive, off Blue Hill Road, was approached by a man with a knife who robbed her of cash before fleeing on foot.
Police are investigating all of these incidents.