Posted: Monday, February 20, 2017. 11:00 a.m. CST.
By BBN Staff:Yesterday morning around 8:05, police responded to a robbery at Centaurs Communication Corp. Ltd. office in Burrell Boom Village, Belize District where they met the 37-year-old cashier who reported that sometime about 7:30 p.m., while she was at work, a slim built, male person of dark complexion, about 5′ 8″ in height, with a scar on the left side of his face, wearing a plain red warm cap, a red plain t-shirt, and a 3/4 black Dickies pants walked into the office and took out a black object which appeared to be a 9 mm pistol, and pointed it at her, demanding money and her gold earrings.
Fearing for her life, she handed over $1,602.00 which was in a metal cash box along with her gold earrings valued at $280.00, all to a total of $1,882.00.
The culprit then exited the office and made good his escape.
Police are investigating.
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