Raid recovers part of cash taken in home invasion

Ministerio de Gobernación, Policía
y Seguridad Pública photo
In addition to money, agents found two weapons.

Judicial agents raided a home in León XIII and recovered 43 million colons of some 200 million stolen earlier in the week at a home in San Miguel de Desamparados. In addition to a robbery suspect detained, agent also detained his mother on the allegation that she tried to hide evidence.

Four armed men broke into the Desamparados man’s home Tuesday and held persons there at gunpoint until they could get the money. The man is in the automobile business, agents said. Three suspects fled the home that agents raided over the weekend.

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