Tonight, Saturday, 3 March, police responded to reports of two armed robberies. Just before 11PM two armed men robbed a mini mart in Industrial Park; around 11:15pm two men also committed an armed robbery of a restaurant/bar in Bodden Town. No shots were fired during the robberies and no one was injured.
Police located a vehicle believed to be involved in the incidents along Hirst Road just after the second robbery. The vehicle tried to elude police. On Victory Avenue the occupants in the vehicle fired on police and police returned fire. The occupants fled the scene and police are conducting searches. No police were harmed.
Anyone with any information about these incidents this evening are urged to call 9-1-1 or GTPS at 949-4222 right away.