On May 3rd Pay Day Advance in Corozal Town was robbed in broad daylight when an armed man subdued the cashier as she returned from lunch and reopened the establishment. That robber, along with an accomplice, managed to escape with $7,691 in cash and an assortment of jewelry. Since then, despite an intensive investigation by Police, there have been no arrests, but now the ante has been ratcheted up a notch.
Today our newsroom received a call confirming that a reward of $5000 is being offered for any information leading to the arrest and conviction of the robbers. Anyone with any information is asked to call into the Corozal Police Station, and are assured that their identity will be treated with the utmost confidentiality.