Armed robbery on Back StreetPOSTED: 05/19/14 10:19 PM
St. Maarten – The Trendy Shop on Back Street became the victim of an armed robbery on Friday evening. Two men entered the store asking to use the bathroom, but once inside they pulled a gun, put it to the store manager’s head and forced him to hand over cash. They also took the man’s phone and several new phones from the store.
The robbers tied up the store manager with tie-straps and tape. Police received a call about the robbery around 7 p.m.