A man robbed an Aomori post office of 10 million yen on Wednesday, police said. According to police, the man entered Tokubanzai Post Office in Tohoku around 3 p.m. and threatened a female employee with a fruit knife. The post office chief handed over 10 million yen to the man who then fled.
According to authorities, at the time there were no customers in the post office, and the two employees were alone. Neither were injured in the incident. Police say the man is in his 30s or 40s, about 160 centimeters tall and was wearing a green baseball cap and a light blue long-sleeve polo shirt. After he exited the post office, he jumped into a vehicle parked nearby.© News reports