A metal safe containing over five thoudand dollars was stolen from Corozal Quality Poultry and Chicken Express sometime between last night and this morning. According to Manager Ingrid Vega, the business establishment was properly secured at 5:00 pm yesterday after concluding business for the day. Upon opening the store around 8 o’clock this morning, they discovered that someone had burglarized the establishment by cutting the padlock off the shutter. Stolen from the business establishment was one gray metal safe containing $5000.00 in cash, $500.00 in gift certificates and 15 blank cheques with serial numbers 13215 to 13230. Police are investigating.