TRINCITY – TWO men have been arrested following a robbery at a jewellery store in Trincity Mall on Saturday.
They were held by officer of the Special Operations Response Team (SORT) who responded to reports that three men held up the clerks at the store and escaped in a white AD Wagon with registration number PBY 7440.
The SORT officers intercepted the vehicle at Ken Morris Avenue, La Horquetta where they arrested two men.
The attempted robbery occurred around 12 noon on Saturday at the Gold Kingdom Jewellery Store and there were report of gunfire in the mall.
The mall issued a statement after the incident.
It stated, “Be advised that Trincity Mall remains open for business as usual.
“As you go about your business in the Mall be aware of your surroundings and do not hesitate to contact mall security, should you feel unsafe.
“Security officers are out and about in all areas of the mall to ensure that you have a safe and enjoyable shopping experience.”
Both suspects were being questioned at La Horquetta Police Station up to late Saturday.