‘Tiger’ Bank raid nets up to £40 million

Looks like the robbers of the Northern Bank in Belfast didn’t keep their record for long. Indeed, they may well have uncovered a major system weakness in the way cash is stored and shipped. In Kent yesterday one member of staff at a Securitas depot had their family kidnapped and threatened yesterday whilst a gang dressed as policemen took up to £40 million.

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