Friday, September 19, 2014 - 09:13
Armed, masked men rob job center
On Thursday afternoon, three masked men robbed job center WerkPro on the Neutronstraat in Groningen, the police reports. The robbery happened at around 1 p.m. Three armed and masked men demanded money as they threatened working staff with a gun. The police does not know what amount of money the robbers took before they fled on foot in the direction of the Vinkhuizen neighborhood. Police inspected the neighborhood, and has also set up a watch unit, but have so far not had any leads. The police do suspect that the robbers took off on a scooter or a bicycle. According to the report, one of the suspects should be easily recognizable at 1.75 meters and a buzz cut. The other two suspects wore dark clothing.