Rs 9 lakh robbed in courier company
Coimbatore: Two masked men robbed Rs 9 lakh from a private courier office, after threatening the supervisor at knife point in the city, the police said.
The 30-year old Nishad, the supervisor of the company was verifying the accounts and parcels, when two persons, covering their face, entered the office around 11 pm yesterday, the police said.
As Nishad asked them to get out of the office, they took out a knife and tied him to a chair and took away Rs 9 lakh from the cash box, they said. The duo also ensured that the cable connecting the CCTV was snapped and fled with the camera and hard disk attached to it. Freeing himself after some time, Nishad lodged a complaint with the police who are now investigating the crime.