Fake cops rob businessman of over $14M in Trelawny

A Trelawny businessman was yesterday robbed of more than $14 million in cash, his licensed firearm and 60 rounds of ammunition on Monday.

Police sources say the businessman, who is of Chinese descent operates a hardware store in Falmouth.

According to the sources the businessman reported that he was held up by a group of men posing as police officers who stole his licensed Heckler & Kotch pistol, two magazines with 60, 9mm cartridges, J$3.8 million and US$80,000 (approximately J$10 million).