Belize City: Wednesday, 23rd January 2019
Just before midday on Tuesday police were called out to a robbery in progress at the Zitro-Western Union branch located at 9 1/2 miles on the Philip Goldson highway in Ladyville.
Upon arrival was appraised of the situation by the security guard on duty, 25-year-old Evan Cain, who told the officers that whilst on duty, two men entered the establishment armed with a firearm.
He said that upon entering, one of the assailants pulled out a firearm and pointed it at him whilst the other wielded a knife demanding money from the cashier. A total of $1,800 was handed over by the cashier in different denominations.
Police investigations continue.