Karachi: Rs 2.8 million looted in a bank heist
KARACHI: At least a dozen robbers looted Rs 2.8 million from a branch of a private bank located in Azizabad area on Wednesday.
As per details, at least half dozen armed men barged into the bank at around 11.15am and held the staff members hostage at gunpoint and also snatched the weapon from the security guard.
They took at least 15 minutes to complete their operation and managed to escape along with the looted money measuring Rs 28, 30, 930 from the cash counter as well as weapon of the security guard and the cell phones of the staff members.
Soon after the robbery, police reached the incident site and began its probe. Police officials said that the robbers also took the CCTV footage system along with them.
The case has been registered against unidentified persons.