Armed robbery at supermarket


SUCKER GARDEN–The Special Robbery Unit of the Police Force is presently investigating an armed robbery at the Chinese Fresh Pond Supermarket on Sucker Garden Road at approximately 3:00pm Saturday.

  According to police, a young man with a handgun threatened the employee with his weapon, took an undisclosed amount of cash from the register and fled the scene on foot.  Detectives are investigating this case and anyone who has information to share can contact police.

  “Together we need to combat crime. The community has to come forward to share information with the Police Force to secure the safety on the island. The call came in to the Emergency Dispatch who immediately sent the police patrol to investigate what had taken place. On the scene, officers spoke to the victims and several witnesses,” according to a police press release Monday.

Source: The Daily Herald