Supermarket robbed

Two armed men stole a large sum of money from the Ecomarché supermarket in Quarteira during an armed robbery on August 6.

The men hid in the supermarket until 10pm before threatening staff with a gun and demanding money when the store manager was walking to the safe with the money boxes.

According to the GNR, the men wore clothes similar to security guards and carried out the robbery with their faces uncovered.

Quarteira GNR police arrived at the scene following the incident and now the PJ police have taken over the investigation of this crime.