Two killed in foiled bank robbery


A robber who had attempted to rob a private bank in Kekirawa, Anuradhapura was killed along with the security guard of the bank when a hand grenade exploded, Police sources stated.

The security guard had attempted to prevent the robber from entering the bank, which had resulted in a scuffle between the robber and the security guard.

A hand grenade in the possession of the robber had then exploded, killing the two.