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Police investigate robbery at Flagstaff supermarket

Investigations are underway into a robbery at Flagstaff’s Morris Hedstrom (MH) Supermarket this morning. Police Chief Operations Officer (Acting) ACP Tito Elo said two unknown men grabbed a bag of money from an employee who was on her way to the bank. ACP Elo reiterated calls for business operators to take extra care during the transportation of […]

Serelisoni Moceica

August 1, 2016 2:14 pm

Investigations are underway into a robbery at Flagstaff’s Morris Hedstrom (MH) Supermarket this morning.

Police advise extra security after a robbery at MH Flagstaff this morning.
Police advise extra security after a robbery at MH Flagstaff this morning.

Police Chief Operations Officer (Acting) ACP Tito Elo said two unknown men grabbed a bag of money from an employee who was on her way to the bank.

ACP Elo reiterated calls for business operators to take extra care during the transportation of large sums of money.

ELO: “The fact that the victim was traveling alone and without any extra security and on public transport makes the person more vulnerable to would be criminals. We have always said to ask for assistance when transporting large sums of money to avoid such situations”

ACP Elo said Police was still trying to identify the men involved and the amount that was taken.

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