Police officers from the St Joseph Police Station are investigating a robbery at the St Peter’s Home for the Aged in St Augustine.

According to police, the incident occurred on Monday afternoon along Mc Carthy Street, St Augustine.

Police officers were told that the building was secured on Monday afternoon by the manager and upon her return on Tuesday morning she discovered that the glass door, which had she had locked was wide-opened.

Further checks revealed that the main office was ransacked and a quantity of cash estimated at $3,000 was missing.

Other electronic items had also been stolen.

PC Nunez is continuing inquiries.