Suryakant Jena

Sonepur: Armed miscreants on Wednesday decamped with cash of Rs 21 lakh from a bank staff near Baghalpur chhak in the district.

As per sources, as many as six unidentified miscreants reached the spot on three bikes and snatched the cash bag from the contractual bank staff by keeping him at gunpoint while he was going to deposit the amount in a nearby ATM.

The robbers fled the spot before anyone could inform the matter to the police. They have reportedly left behind a bike at the spot.

Cops along with a scientific team have been roped in to conduct a thorough probe at the spot to obtain vital clues regarding the loot.