Police in pursuit of four men linked to armed robbery at Marigot Credit Union

first_img Share Tweet Kenth Matthew.The police department is in pursuit of four men who fled the scene of a robbery at the Marigot Credit Union on Friday.Police public relations officer Kenth Matthew confirmed to Dominica Vibes News that police officers while on patrol in the Marigot area on Friday 9th March, 2012 about 2:15 pm “came upon an armed robbery which was in progress” at the financial institution.According to Matthew; police officers were “immediately greeted with aggression and there was an exchange of gun fire” between the officers and the robbers.As a result of this gun fire exchange, one of the robbers was shot and is receiving treatment at the Hospital under police guard however, Matthew did not wish to confirm what part of the body the robber was shot or the extent of his injuries. The police vehicle was also damaged during that gun fire exchange.The police are in pursuit of the four other men who fled the scene and left behind a Suzuki Escudo jeep registration number TJ 105 which was stolen from two Canadian citizens at Batibou Beach in Hamstead about 1:30 pm on that same day.The robbers also left “some firearm and ammunition as well as a sum of money which is believed to be part of the loot from the credit union”.Meanwhile Matthew also reported that earlier that day about 1:30 pm, five armed masked men dressed in black and military type camouflage clothing robbed two Canadian citizens; 39 year old Marinko Gared and his 32 year old wife Dayalye Gared, at gun point of 1 HTC Smart phone, 1 LG mobile phone, 1 digital audio zoom H3 recorder a total value of US$950.00 and US $150.00 cash at Batibou Beach in Hamstead.The robbers tied the Canadians hands and feet and fled the scene with their rented Suzuki jeep registration number TJ 105” owned by Road Runner Rental.Dominica Vibes News Sharing is caring! LocalNews Police in pursuit of four men linked to armed robbery at Marigot Credit Union by: – March 10, 2012center_img Share Share 23 Views   no discussionslast_img


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