Indian Ocean Times - only positive news on indian ocean

Madagascar: Nth robbery with Kalashnikov in Tananarive

Madagascar: Nth robbery with Kalashnikov in Tananarive
The district of Imerina Afovoany in the outskirts of Tananarive was the scene of a spectacular robbery in a bank branch.
Five individuals heavily armed with Kalashnikovs and automatic pistols and operating openly broke on late Wednesday morning in a branch of the Bank of Madagascar Indian Ocean (BMOI), while a dozen customers were in inside.

After neutralizing the two security guards, one broken on the wheel with blows with rifle butts, the robbers went away in less than ten minutes, with three bags full of money, after having stripped the customers of the bank and made off with boxes counters, but without being able steal bundles of money of the safe.

According to preliminary results of the police investigation, the cameras could identify the perpetrators of this spectacular robbery, as related by the newspaper L'Express of Madagascar.

Antso Rajaona

More from Indian Ocean Times :
< >

Monday, April 11th 2016 - 07:19 A new Prime Minister for Madagascar

Friday, March 4th 2016 - 05:00 The Antananarivo declaration