Security guard robs 26 bank lockers in Karachi


KARACHI: National Bank of Pakistan’s Golimar branch in Karachi was looted on Sunday night by one of its own guards and his accomplice.

Saddam, the suspect, along with an unidentified associate, broke into the bank late last night, gaining access to the locker room where he successfully pried open 26 lockers and made off with some of their contents.

According to police, the two men only took jewellery from the lockers, leaving the cash untouched.

The robbers also took with them the CCTV camera footage and locked the main door of the bank before they left.

According to police, the night guard was found tied with a rope when the bank was opened in the morning. The guard, Hidayatullah, has been taken into custody for investigation.

Police is still searching for Saddam and his accomplice, Senior Superintendent of Police Irfan Baloch said.


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