Three held in SMC burglary

Saint Lucia Police have held three males in connection with this week’s burglary at Saint Mary’s College (SMC).
One laptop computer belonging to the school has also been recovered.
Bandits beat and tied up two security guards at the SMC before breaking into several rooms at the school.
A passerby  heard the sound of the break-in and summoned the police who responded and interrupted the criminals.
It was reported however that the bandits managed to escape.
The break-in at SMC was described by school officials as a replica of a similar occurrence recently at the Castries Comprehensive Secondary school (CCSS).
According to information obtained by the Times, the police are making progress in regard to the CCSS matter.
In recent weeks, a number of schools have been targeted by bandits