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Bandit shot after robbing bike shop

Published: 
Thursday, January 8, 2015

An unidentified bandit was shot in the leg yesterday by officers after he robbed a bike shop in Marabella. Around 3 pm yesterday, Southern Division police were responding to a robbery at Bike Inn, on Southern Main Road, Marabella, when they spotted a man running away from the scene. The man, armed with a gun, was confronted on Graham Street by officers, where he failed to heed the warnings of the officers to put down his weapon. 

Reports said the man kept advancing on the officers and was shot in the leg.

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