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Robbers make off with EUR 47,000

Published on 20/06/2007

MOLENBEEK - Armed robbers made off with EUR 47,000 from the Cine Box video shop on the Louis Mettewielaan in Molenbeek on Tuesday. The Brussels public prosecution department announced this on Wednesday.

Three masked, armed men entered the shop and struck the shop owner in the face with a weapon. The victim was then tied up.

The robbers took all the money in the till, a total of EUR 47,000. They also took a mobile phone and the keys to an Audi A6 and used the car to flee the scene. A police patrol found the vehicle in Anderlecht later on. The perpetrators had already escaped on foot.

[Copyright Expatica News 2007]

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