Highway Robbers Hit and Run Away With BZ$1,200

Belize-Police-BadgeThere was a highway robbery yesterday afternoon, Thursday March 6. The incident happened in the afternoon at about 3:30 pm on the Phillip Goldson Highway in Biscayne Village.

A white Freight liner Truck was heading towards Orange Walk being driven by Mr. Mason Quiroz.  Along with Quiroz was Salesman Fabian Quinones who told police that a black four door Toyota pick-up with very tinted glass overtook  them and slowed down in front of them and stopped causing them also to stop.

Three male persons of dark complexion exited the pickup and two of them were armed with what appeared to be 9 mm firearms.  The culprits them robbed the salesmen of $2,100.00 and their cell phones.  Police say they are investigating.

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