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Gas Station Robbed In Denpasar Bali

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A gas station located on Jalan Raya Pelabuhan Benoa in Denpasar has been robbed by a weaponized perpetrator on Thursday evening (28/1).

According to CCTV footage, the incident occurred as the suspect approached the location on a motorbike without a license plate just before 8pm. 

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As employee Ni Putu Maharani (23) finished loading his fuel tank, he pulled out a sword and threatened Maharani to give him the money. In panic, she toppled over and he grabbed the moneybag containing USD 712 (IDR 10 million).

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(Image: ©The Bali Sun – I Wayan Yaika)

Police investigation continues as the perpetrator has not yet been identified. The Head of KP3 Benoa Port Police, Kompol Abdus Salim, suggests that the perpetrator is a professional as he concealed his identity by wearing a full face helmet, mask, jacket and removing his license plate.

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A similar incident occurred at the same gas station months earlier as a perpetrator threatened female employees on duty with an imitation firearm.

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(Image: ©The Bali Sun – I Wayan Yaika)

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