A 60-year-old businesswoman was today robbed of approximately $518,000 at her home on Nugent Road in Ewarton, St. Catherine, the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) has confirmed.

It said a gunman pounced upon the woman and grabbed her bag containing the funds as soon as she entered her residence about 10:20AM.

She was coming from a bank, the JCF added.

It is said that the woman’s family once operated a bakery in Ewarton.

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