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    Armed robbery in central Brussels shop

    An armed robbery was committed around 8.30 p.m. on Thursday evening, by three men in the Carrefour supermarket in Place Sainte-Catherine in Brussels. This series of events was indicated by witnesses.

    The three individuals entered the shop shortly before closing time. They threatened staff and customers present with a firearm, and demanded the contents of the cash till. 

    Nobody was injured during the attack. Once they had their money, the robbers made off on bicycles.

    Oscar Schneider
    The Brussels Times