Assault in Armenia: the attackers tried to steal gold ornaments

YEREVAN, Aug 3 — Sputnik. A robbery occurred at a jewelry store Alaverdi Lori province of Armenia.

As have informed in Investigatory Committee, about 09:00 on 1 August, two wearing masks, armed with a knife, entered the store, attacked the clerk, tied her hands and feet, demanded and received the keys to the fireproof safe.

After failing to open the safe, they tried to shoot the lock, but to no avail. In the end, the alleged offenders were unable to steal the stored gold jewelry for 10 million AMD (more than 20 thousand dollars) and fled the scene.

Criminal case on signs of robbery, illegal storage of arms, ammunition and explosives.

Measures for establishment of all involved in the attack and identification of participants of a robbery.

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