More than MVR500,000 stolen from Faafu atoll council safe

Police are investigating the theft of more than MVR500,000 from the safe at the Faafu atoll council office in Nilandhoo today.

The robbery was reported to police at 7:56am this morning, according to police media. The thieves are believed to have broken the safe after entering the atoll council office through a window.

Police are currently trying to locate a suspect while investigation and forensic teams from the Nilandhoo and Dhaal Kudahuvadhoo police stations are active in the island.