Friday, 6th August 2021

Robbery in private bank at Hambantota

HT Agency

Sri Lanka: A branch of a private bank in Hambantota was robbed in broad daylight on Thursday.

The CCTV footage at the bank shows the criminal entering the bank and snatching a gold necklace of an employee and robbed the bank of Rs 460,000 and fleeing.

Hambantota Police said that only one female employee had been in the bank at the time of the incident.

The man had come on a black Platina motorcycle and entered the bank. He had worn a helmet.

Hambantota Police investigated the incident following a tip off via 119 from the bank employee.

Investigations are continuing.

 

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