On Friday evening, November 2, 2018, around 7:30 pm, the Kruidvat branch was overtaken by four young men at the Meerplein in Meerhoven. The police are looking for the perpetrators.
The personnel were threatened with a firearm and an ax. Nothing was robbed. The perpetrators then fled on two scooters. All robbers had a white skin color. One of them wore a blue/purple track suit from football club Paris Saint Germain with a gray hooded sweater underneath. The other three were dressed in dark. There were a number of customers in the store at the time of the robbery. Both staff and customers wereze waren shocked.