Armed Robbers Pretending To Be Police Invade Johannesburg Int’l Airport Steal Millions Of Dollars
Armed robbers pretending to be police have carried out a robbery at Johannesburg international airport in South Africa. The thieves are said to have driven into a restricted zone and taken containers of cash.
Estimates vary but reports suggest that millions of dollars in different currencies may have been stolen.
The company that operates OR Tambo Airport, the continent’s busiest, confirmed a robbery had taken place.
“No shots were fired and no injuries have been reported. The robbers fled‚” Airports Company South Africa said in a statement, the TimesLive news website reports.