Three security guards shot and injured in Santa Cruz robbery attempt, shootoutWednesday, March 03, 2021
ST ELIZABETH, Jamaica— Three security guards assigned to a security firm have been hospitalised following a brazen robbery attempt and shootout with gunmen in Santa Cruz this morning.
Police say about 8:30 am, the security guards were at a remittance outlet when three gunmen pounced and attempted to rob the establishment.
A shootout ensued between the gunmen and the security guards.
The guards were shot and injured.
The gunmen fled the scene in a car. The police say no money was stolen.
The police say they are following strong leads in search of the gunmen.
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