Bus and security firm are targets of bandits

Robbers stuck up a bus Sunday and other bandits staged an early morning raid on the offices of a security company.

Judicial agents said that one of the two men who stuck up the driver of a Tibás bus about 1 p.m. Sunday also shot the man. The two men boarded the bus as if they were passengers, said the Judicial Investigating Organization. The robbery and shooting took place in the Cinco Esquinas section of Tibás.

The driver, identified as a 45-year-old man with the last name of Cepeda was hospitalized.

The security company raid took place about 4:30 a.m. in Santa Cecilia de Heredia. Armed men surprised a guard, tied him up and then took 19 shotguns, two revolvers and a pistol, judicial agents said.

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