A James Bus was robbed in Punta Gorda Town, Toledo District last night. Toledo Correspondent Paul Mahung has the details.
Paul Mahung, Toledo Correspondent, Love FM News: An armed robbery was reported on a passenger bus last night in Punta Gorda. Police information confirmed that at about 9pm a bus belonging to James Bus Line had arrived in Punta Gorda from Belize City and was in the process of dropping off passengers on it’s regular route in town when in the vicinity of UB Toledo Campus in the southern section of Punta Gorda a male person dressed in raincoat gear and a hood over his head stopped the bus and got in only to point a weapon and demand the cash bag from the conductor who fearing for his life handed it over with an amount of cash believed to be about $400. No one was hurt in the quick armed hold up as the armed robbery alighted from the bus and made good his escape. Police investigations continue into this criminal incident in the populated section of town.