LAUSANNE – Calculating criminals will have a carefully planned action, a combination of a kidnapping and robbery, millions looted in the Swiss-French border area. They forced the driver of a geldauto by telephone to stop in the near Chavornay, north of Lausanne. The man worked because his daughter, who is in Lyon, a student, was kidnapped. On the car park where he was on the brake stepped on, stood three armed men ready.
The police of the canton of Vaud, confirmed Friday in the Swiss media that the 22-year-old woman was released after the armored van with her dad behind the wheel was emptied. The perpetrators, according to the newspaper Blick entirely dressed in black and masked, went off in a dark Porsche SUV. They are without a trace.
The amount of money that is stolen, is not published. French news outlets reported that it comes to an amount between 15 and 30 million Swiss franc (13 á 26 million euro). The robbers spoke French with a North African accent. The captors, posing as plumbers when they aanbelden to the victim, put her in Tramoyes, 30 kilometres from her hometown, on the street.