Thief Dies During Store Robbery in Orange Walk Town

Shots rang out in the vicinity of the Northern Regional Hospital, in Otro Benque Road, Orange Walk Town.

Reports are that minutes before 3:30 Friday evening, the proprietor of, Hung Yun Store, a Chinese shop situated in front of the Hospital, took out his licensed firearm and shot in the direction of a man who attempted to escape with stolen goods.

We have been told that the alleged thief has since succumbed to his injuries.

Police are investigating the incident.

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