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August 10
19:42 2018
REPORTER: Miichelle Sutherland, -

A thief or set of thieves who burglarized Quality Poultry Products in Corozal Town by cutting off a padlock from off a shutter is now on the run with over $5,000 cash, gift certificates and several blank checks.

Reports gathered by police from the Ingrid Vega, manager of the establishment located on 3rd Street is that around 5:00 p.m on August 9th, the establishment was properly secured after conducting business for the day.

On the following day August 10th, around 8:00 a.m when the staff returned to the establishment they discovered that the store was burglarized by someone who cut off a padlock from one of the shutters.

Upon making checks Vega reported that a grey metal safe containing $5,000 cash, $500 in gift certificates and 15 blank cheques with numbers 13215-13230 is missing.

Police say that they are investigating the breakin.

This is the second time in a week that the Quality Poultry Product organization has been targeted by thieves. Last week a company delivery truck was robbed of a substantial amount of cash in Belmopan, the thieves then made their get away in the truck which was later discovered extensively damaged in a drain.

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