Shop manager wounded with knife in robbery in Callao Salvaje

2020/06/18 15:49:36 Written by Canarian Weekly Tenerife

Two people carried out a robbery in broad daylight threatening the staff with a knife in a local shop in the tourist village of Callao Salvaje in the municipality of Adeje.  The incident occurred on Tuesday evening at around 18:00.

The two people entered the shop with a knife and tried to grab the cash register, there was a struggle between the assailants and the manager of the shop, during the altercation the victim received minor injuries from the knife.

The robbers managed to take the cash register from the shop with an undetermined amount of money in it and flee the premises down Calle El Lava towards the beach.

Police and medical services were called and the victim was treated for minor injuries.