Western Union in Orange Walk robbed

There was a robbery in Orange Walk on Monday afternoon at a Western Union located at # 47 Belize Corozal Road. Police say that a 25-year-old cashier reported that on 18th July, at 12:15 p.m. he was working at Western Union attending to customers when a male person of Hispanic descent , wearing a straw hat and dark sunglasses, entered with what appeared to be a black handgun and pointed it at him demanding money. He then took the sum of $1,200.00 dollars from the cash draw and handed it to the male person who then turned and pointed the gun towards a 49-year-old customer and robbed him of the sum of $800.00. The thief then pointed the gun towards another customer and robbed him of his cell phone valued at $500.00., all to a total value of $2,500.00. Polcie say he then made good his escape in a white SUV type vehicle without license plate.  Police are looking for two male persons of Hispanic descent as investigations continue.

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