Two men on a motorbike stole a bag containing 12 million yen from a convenience store employee as he was taking the money to the bank on his bicycle in Tokyo's Shinagawa Ward, police said Tuesday.
According to police, the incident occurred at around 5:15 p.m. Monday near Nishi-koyama Station. Fuji TV reported that the 28-year-old employee was taking the weekend's proceeds to a bank to deposit the money in an ATM. The money was in a pouch in a basket in front of him on the bike. He told police two men on a motorbike rode by him, and one of the men snatched the pouch with the money.
The employee said both men were wearing black helmets. Police are examining street surveillance camera footage to try and identify the motorbike by its license plate.© Japan Today