Supermarket robbed at gunpoint in Donetsk

An estimated 15 men robbed the head office of Amstor supermarket chain in downtown Donetsk on the night of February 2.

3 February 2016 11:51

It is claimed that RUB 15-20 million (or UAH 5-10 million) has been stolen in the heist, reports Novosti Donbassa. The alleged assailants have been described as wearing army fatigues, carrying firearms and using walkie-talkie radios.

A security guard was reportedly wounded in the heist and taken to a hospital where he underwent a surgery.

There has been no word yet on whether the heist was elaborately planned or haphazardly executed. However, the assailants are reported to have had the floor plan of the building.