Jamaica Crime News, St Elizabeth: Two Robbers Held by the Police – Two men, who were part of a group of armed robbers who held up and robbed a pharmacy and baby store in St Elizabeth, on Wednesday morning, were later held by police.
Reports by the Junction police are that on Wednesday morning, May 29, a group of men armed with guns went on a robbery spree in sections of Junction, in St Elizabeth.
The men reportedly went to a baby store and a pharmacy, where they robbed the operators and customers of cash and other valuables.
The police were informed of the robberies and cornered the men, who were in the process of making their escape.
During a standoff with the police, two of the robbers were cornered and held, while three manages to escape. Up to news time, it was not clear if the stolen items were recovered.