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Mini mart employees shaken after daring robbery

April 25, 2024

Employees of Belair Mini Mart, St. Philip are still recovering after a daring daylight robbery yesterday.

Owner, Lisa Alleyne tells CBC News the courier had just arrived outside the establishment when an individual exited a vehicle and snatched the package from his hand.

Ms. Alleyne says management has provided counselling for the courier and staff, several of whom have experienced trauma in the past.

She says she’s thankful none of her employees were physically injured during the incident and is calling for an end to the recent spate of robberies taking place on the island.

Police are investigating the incident which has been circulating in videos on social media.

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