Dozens of gunmen armed with assault rifles invaded a city in southern Brazil overnight Tuesday and took control of the streets as they assaulted a local bank.
Centro de Criciúma agora! pic.twitter.com/ODA3g7CgqG— Guilherme Loch (@Guiloch) December 1, 2020
Police look at equipment suspected of being used to make explosives at the scene of a bank robbery in Criciuma, Brazil, on December 1, 2020. (Guilherme Haun/AFP)
Police officers stand guard outside the bank which robbers struck just after midnight, in Criciuma, Brazil, on December 1, 2020. (Guilherme Haun/AFP)