An employee at the Caribeña Fuels Gas Station was robbed at gunpoint on Friday, November 11, 2011. No one was injured and the assailant got away with a bag of money.
According San Pedro Police, a gas station attendant at Caribeña Fuels Gas Station, located on the corner of Blake Street and Sea Grape Drive, reported that around 8:40 p.m., whilst on duty and attending at the gas station, a male person wearing a rag on his face approached him, pointed a hand gun at him and demanded money.
The attendant surrendered a black pouch that he was wearing on his neck to the assailant. The pouch contained a total of $658.00 Bze in assorted currency. The attendant, at the time of the incident, was at the fuel station along with four other persons. The assailant then ran north along Sea Grape Drive and made managed to escape.
San Pedro Police responded to the area where an extensive search was conducted but the individual was not found. The matter is still under investigation.
The Police are asking the general public who may have any information or any other matter which could be of assistance to the police to kindly come forward.
Note from the SP Police Department: With the approach of the Holiday Season San Pedro Police would like to advice all property and business owners to be a little more aware of their surroundings and to be more security conscious; especially since thieves and opportunist criminals will take advantage of these times.