NASIK: An employee of a leading gold finance firm was killed and 3 others were injured after a gang of 5 armed robbers Friday stormed into their office here and opened fire, a police official informed.
The incident occurred around 11.30 am. However, the robbers failed to loot any valuables, he said.
“A gang of 5 masked robbers, using pistols and an axe, stormed into the office of Muthoot Finance located near City Centre Mall in Untwadi locality of the city. At that time, 5 employees of the firm and 8 customers were present there. The robbers took away mobile phones of the employees and customers,” Nashik Commissioner of Police Vishwas Nangre-Patil told.
According to Nangre-Patil, a dog squad and forensic experts have been pressed into service and a ‘nakabandi’ operation is being on conducted to trace the culprits.