Incident at Rogner branch


19.3.2010

Raiffeisen Bank advices that Branch at Rogner Hotel in Tirana was robbed today by an armed person. He entered the branch and threatened the bank employees and has taken the money found in the counter.

Luckily no staff or customers were injured or harmed. While leaving the branch, the person was identified and followed by the Police, which intervened immediately by arresting the person and rescuing a pedestrian taken as hostage by the robber as well as by recovering the money robbed at the branch.

“Our first priority is the safety of our staff and we are pleased that they acted in accordance with our security policy. In additional, Raiffeisen Bank thanks especially the Tirana Police Directorate for the immediate intervention and for performing successfully this action”, said one of the representatives at Raiffeisen Bank.

The Rogner Branch in Tirana is equipped with all protection systems, like all the other branches in the country. Raiffeisen Bank takes all the measures for these systems to be functional and operational.