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Businessman robbed at gunpoint in Soufriere

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A businessman was the victim of an armed robbery in Soufriere early Thursday morning, Jan. 11, according to law enforcement sources.

The robbery occurred around 2 a.m. as the businessman, Aloysius Hippolyte, was about to exit his vehicle in front his residence.

A lone gunman approached Hippolyte and demanded money. A supposedly warning shot was fired by the gunman in the process.

The bandit made off with a wallet which the businessman threw on the ground.

The businessman managed to escape unharmed.

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  1. It is time that all business people be armed to teach the robbers and low lives that honest citizens are prepared to protect self and country,that's it.

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  2. New Testament Verse of the Day:
    "I tell you the truth, many prophets and righteous people longed to see what you see, but they didn't see it. And they longed to hear what you hear, but they didn't hear it."

    –Matthew 13:17

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