The Public Security Police have already
identified, but have not yet located the
perpetrator of the robbery unleashed at dawn today at the Novo Banco branch on Dr. Fernio de Ornelas Street. No money was stolen as he could not get into the safe, and only material damage with the breaking of glass, and turning over documents filed in the offices.
Police investigation is underway, according to PSP information, following normal
procedures in these cases, there are agents on the ground for a quick location of the
individual, who will have acted alone.
Police presence left the site in the afternoon, and the bank remained closed all day.
Information from Funchal News.