Three male persons entered a store in Dangriga and fired a shot but left only with a necklace. Dangriga Correspondent Harry Arzu reports.
“Police here are investigating a robbery that occurred at this hardware store located at #90 Stanley Drive in Dangriga. The incident occurred shortly after 1:00 p.m. yesterday.
According to Mr. Isabel Miranda, the owner of this family store. He reported that three men came to her establishment posing as genuine customers.
Initially two of them entered the store, while the other one waited outside on a bicycle. One of the men, then pulled out a handgun from his waist and pointed at Miranda and his three children who were inside the store at the time.
A gunman who did not wear a mask, fired a single gunshot over Miranda’s 16 year old son and attempted to take this laptop, but instead, but made good his escape with only a gold chain valued at BZ$2,000 which was around Isabel’s neck.
Police are trying to ascertain a motive to this incident, since the robbers did not take money or any items from the store”.