Saturday , July 4 2020
Breaking News
Home / Victoria News / Gunpoint gold heist: Bandit in surgical mask robs Collins St gold dealer

Gunpoint gold heist: Bandit in surgical mask robs Collins St gold dealer

A bandit wearing a surgical mask has robbed a Melbourne gold dealer at gunpoint in a daylight heist.

Police have been told the offender held-up the Melbourne Gold Company – on the seventh floor of 227 Collins Street – about 9.40am on Monday.

A lawyer for the gold buyers turn up at the scene of the robbery on Monday.

A lawyer for the gold buyers turn up at the scene of the robbery on Monday.Credit:Justin McManus

He fled on foot with the contents of a safe. No one was injured in the armed robbery.

Detectives from the armed crime squad were tight-lipped about the details, including the contents of the safe, while the investigation was in its infancy.

The Melbourne Gold Company were contacted for comment.

Anyone with information is urged to phone Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential crime report to www.crimestoppersvic.com.au.

About admin

Check Also

Faith is key to our lives, even for atheists

History, psychology and all manner of disciplines rely on other people’s testimony, acceptance of which …