A suspected Chinese gunman allegedly held up a couple working late at a jewellery store after smashing through the entrance with a forklift truck, mainland media reports.
He warned the stunned
The couple had been working late inside a branch of the Hong Kong-owned jewellery brand, Kin Liu Fook, at the time of attempted robbery.
“He just ploughed through the entrance with a forklift truck,” the store owner’s son was quoted as saying. “He was holding a gun, and a bag, a hammer, and wearing a helmet. He was on his own. He told us, ‘Do not move or I will shoot’.”
The suspect then reportedly started to grab numerous items of jewellery.
However, police quickly arrived at the scene and arrested the suspect.