2 bandits arrested after crashing getaway car into Tunapuna Police Station

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2 bandits arrested after crashing getaway car into Tunapuna Police Station

Two bandits were arrested on Tuesday night after they crashed their getaway vehicle into the wall of the Tunapuna Police Station.

Police said the bandits robbed the cashier of a Lotto Booth as she was leaving sometime around 7.30 pm and got in a white wagon and drove off.

Officers of the North Central Division Gang Intelligence Unit were in the area when they saw the robbery and chased the bandits’ car which crashed into the wall of the Tunapuna Police Station.

One of the bandits pulled out a gun and pointed it at the officers.

Officers in turn shot the bandit, arresting him and the driver.

Police found and seized a gun during the exchange.