Reports coming in to Plus News are that a spate of Robberies in the Corozal District continues. According to Police reports, on Thursday, May 1st, at around 11:15 p.m., a businessman, along with his wife, was at their business place, namely Ma’s Fast Food, located on 7th Avenue, Corozal Town, when two masked men entered his establishment.
Reports are that One of them pointed a sawed-off shotgun at him and demanded money. According to what the business owner told police he handed over $2,000.00Bcy. in cash, (2) Samsung Galaxy cell phones and $300.00Bcy in phone cards, all to a total of BZ$3,900.00.
The other male person who was armed with a knife reportedly hit his wife causing bruises and swelling to the left side of her face.
The male person with the firearm also hit him to the forehead causing a swelling. Both men then made good their escape. Police investigations continue.