NEWSFLASH: Pan American security guard kills two armed robbersPOSTED: 10/6/15 11:23 AM
One of the robbers who died during a robbery attempt on Monday. Photo Today / Andrew Dick
St. Maarten – A security guard of Pan American shot and killed two armed robbers this morning around 8 a.m. in Cay Hill. A third robber escaped. The men attempted to rob the armored truck of Pan American Protective Services. Driving a red car with tinted windows the robbers fired shots at the security guards, when the truck was leaving the company’s headquarters in Cay Hill. One security guard was shot in the leg, while the other security guard fired back and managed to take two robbers down. Witnesses saw the red vehicle speed off from the scene.
A witness on the scene said that the security guard first wounded one of the robbers, then allegeldly went up to him and ripped of his mask. Then the security guard shot the robber three times.
Police are investigating the case.