Videos posted on social networks recorded the moment when cars catch fire and scare residents who witnessed the scene
Heavily armed men tried to rob a gold refinery, set fire to cars and blocked the streets of Jarinu, in the interior of São Paulo, in the early hours of Tuesday (13).
According to the Military Police, around 25 men were armed with weapons since a board of at least seven cars had been circulating around the city's acquaintances.
At least three cars were completely charred by the bandits, and crossed in order to block one of the access roads to that region. Firearms fired were heard by residents of the municipality.
Several large-caliber ammunition were found by the Civil Police investigating the location of the robbery. The gate of the refinery was knocked down so much was the violence of the criminal action, which left entire walls spiked with bullets.
Despite the apparatus used in the action, nothing was taken by the assailants. Two security guards the place were surrendered and locked in one of the guardhouses. They were not known to be injured and were released upon the arrival of the police.
Videos posted on social networks recorded the moment when cars catch fire and scare residents who witnessed the scene. Criminals have fled.