The gunmen that robbed RiteWay food market on Fleming Street last Saturday were armed with more than one firearms, inclusive of a rifle.
According to eyewitness reports, at least two assailants were involved in the heist.
They were reportedly wearing full black, inclusive of gloves and masks, BVI News was told.
It is reported that the gunmen gained access to the establishment by using the rifle to shoot through the glass entrance door of the food store. Staff members had locked themselves inside, at the time.
The assailants then took an unspecified amount of cash from the establishment.
Before the armed men escaped, however, they reportedly discharged a number of shots inside the store; leaving behind several spent shells.
No one was reported injured and no arrests have been made in relation to the incident.
Investigations are ongoing.
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