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Two suspects in robbery on HCMC-Long Thanh-Dau Giay Expy identified
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Two suspects in robbery on HCMC-Long Thanh-Dau Giay Expy identified

The Saigon Times Daily

An image captured from video footage shows that two robbers are threatening a staff member of the toll station – PHOTO: VNA

HCMC - The police of Dong Nai Province on February 7 said they have identified two suspected robbers who had stormed into a toll station in the province’s Thong Nhat District of the HCMC-Long Thanh-Dau Giay Expressway, the local media reported.

A suspected robber is N.T.A, 25, an ex-employee of Long Phuoc tollgate of the HCMC-Long Thanh-Dau Giay Expressway, which is managed by Vietnam Expressway Services Engineering JSC (VECE). The other used to work for VECE as well.

VECE deputy director Nguyen Thi Hoai Phuong confirmed the robbery to the local media, adding that the two robbers had got away with VND2.2 billion.

According to witnesses at the toll station, the two robbers had used a knife and a gun to browbeat them and even attacked employees of the toll station. These employees sustained minor injuries, Phuong said.

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