BUSAN, South Korea – A 26-year-old man was apprehended yesterday in a motel in Hwayang-dong in Seoul at 12:15 a.m. this morning, a day after robbing a transport truck carrying money from the Busan tollgate of the Seoul-Busan Expressway.
After being arrested, he was transferred to the Busan Geum-jeong Police Agency. He said that he committed the crime to raise funds to go on a trip and for business purposes.
He had worked for seven months in the cash transport company which had been affected by this case and resigned at the end of last year.
A cash transport vehicle carrying 219 million won of cash was robbed at 3:28 a.m. yesterday at the Busan tollgate of the Seoul-Busan Expressway.
This vehicle was found in front of Geunmjung-gu Jungryoung-dong Probation Office 11 minutes after the incident. The vehicle was on its last stop to the Busan tollgate, after collecting cash from the Gyeongbuk Gyeong-san tollgate.
Source: Busan eFM News