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Stolen 600kg safe found in Wailoku

Police have arrested a 30-year-old man in connection with a robbery at Lotus Money Exchange outlet in Suva ten days ago. According to police, the suspect was arrested on Friday and several foreign currencies was recovered. The investigation team also recovered a safe from a cliff along Wailoku yesterday, believed to be the 600KG safe […]

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December 25, 2016 11:06 am

Police have arrested a 30-year-old man in connection with a robbery at Lotus Money Exchange outlet in Suva ten days ago.

The 600KG safe stolen from Lotus Foreign Exchange was recovered from a cliff at Wailoku, Suva.
The 600KG safe stolen from Lotus Foreign Exchange was recovered from a cliff at Wailoku, Suva.

According to police, the suspect was arrested on Friday and several foreign currencies was recovered.

The investigation team also recovered a safe from a cliff along Wailoku yesterday, believed to be the 600KG safe taken from the money outlet during the robbery.

The hunt for the other suspects continues with officers working throughout the Christmas long weekend.

The 600KG safe stolen from Lotus Foreign Exchange was recovered from a cliff at Wailoku, Suva.
The 600KG safe stolen from Lotus Foreign Exchange was recovered from a cliff at Wailoku, Suva.

Commissioner of Police Brigadier General Sitiveni Qiliho said all efforts are being put in by his investigators to arrest those responsible.

No confirmation is available on the contents of the safe at the time of the robbery.

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