A 22 year old man who robbed a student of a gold chain at scissors point is now in police custody.
The incident happened outside Sir Arthur Lewis Community College at 9:00 a.m. this morning.
The victim has been identified as 17 year old Raul Gifford.
According to reports, he was going to Sir Arthur Lewis Community College to register for the new semester.
A senior off duty police officer who witnessed the robbery intervened and arrested the assailant.
The incident has led to appeals for students and others who frequent the area to be on guard.