Islamabad: Bank branch looted
ISLAMABAD, Aug 18: A gang of four robbers struck at the Allied Bank branch, Tarlai and made off with half a million rupees on Thursday, police said.
The police said that four persons armed with weapons looted the Allied Bank branch, Tarlai after over powering the security guards. Afterwards, the bank staff along with customers were made hostage at gunpoint. The robbers looted cash of Rs500,000, prize bonds worth Rs50,000, and mobile phones from the staff and the customers.
Later, the robbers demanded the recording of the CCTV camera and broke the computer to get the hard disk. After getting the recording, they escaped from the bank.
Shortly after getting information, the police reached the spot and collected the evidence. According to the police, the robbers arrived there in white Khyber and escaped in it from the spot.