Robbery suspect arrested after chase in the Belvedere area
The police dispatch was notified about an armed robbery which to took place in a supermarket located on the Arch road. The supermarket was robbed of cash from the cash register with the use of a firearm.
After the robbery both suspects made their escape in an awaiting vehicle. The police tried the intercept the getaway vehicle which lead to a short pursuit that ended in the Belvedere area.
During this pursuit a male suspect was apprehended. The other two suspects avoided being captured by freeing through the bushes towards the French border.
A search for the suspects in the immediate area was conducted, during which a firearm was discovered and confiscated. No additional arrest was made. The French authorities were also notified. This investigation is still ongoing