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Three in Custody for Credit Union Robbery

Wednesday 17th August, 2011. 

 

A Robbery which occurred at the Mon Repos Credit Union about 2:30pm, on Monday the 15th of August, 2011, has left a security guard nursing a gunshot wound to his leg.

According to reports, three armed masked men and a driver entered the premises of the aforesaid Credit Union and stole a sum of money in excess of $15000.00EC. The security guard was shot in the process but he is in a stable condition at St.Jude Hospital.

Police who have been vigorously pursuing the matter, have arrested three persons in connection with the incident, one man was shot in the process.

Meanwhile, the officers attached to the Drug Unit at Vieux-Fort, executed a Search Warrant on Sunday the 14th of August, 2011, on the premises of 33-year-old, Nisbert Desir a.k.a “Apat” of Bruceville, Vieux-Fort, where a 12-gauge shotgun was found. Desir was arrested and thereafter charged for the possession of firearm. He is scheduled to appear in court on Tuesday the 16th of August, 2011.

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