On September 23, 2009, the unbelievable took place in Stockholm, Sweden. Dealing with their fair share of law enforcement issues never took the entire law enforcement agency at unaware as the latest crime spree that hit the tranquil city. Using a high tech helicopter the bandits made off with loot stolen from a cash depot they raided early that evening. According to befuddled police officials the daring robbers were air lifted onto the roof of the securities building by passing on security checks and alarms on the ground. The bandits carried out the well executed heist just before dawn at 5:30 am. Reports suggest that loud explosions were heard in the area leading one to conclude that the ambition robbers used them to gain access into the securities building.
Kicking their way into the building that was once considered more secure than most, the robbers empty the cash depot before returning to the roof for their getaway. The city of Vastberga located just south of Stockholm played witness to the most spectacular heist in the Swedish history. It could have been mistake as a scene out of a Hollywood film but as on watchers watched the departure of the helicopter that returned to collect both bandits and loot hovering overhead in the dusky skies it became increasingly clear that something more sinister had just occurred. Not surprisingly, the heist caught the Swedish police authorities complete off guard. By the time they were alerted and moreover became fully aware of the details pertaining to events taking place at the securities building the bandits had made off in the helicopter never to be seen again.
A Bell 206 Jet Range helicopter stolen from a hangar near Norrtalje in northern Stockholm was the get away vehicle in the most stunning heist. Swedish authorities considered pursuit of the suspects in their own helicopters. Fears of an explosive device of some sort put in place to sabotage attempts on the part of the authorities to pursue the robbers somehow deterred any initial action from taking place. One can only speculate as to the tireless amount of planning that went into these determined robbers so boldly executing this very dangerous heist. Since making off with the loot stolen from the cash depot, authorities have sealed off the area in effort to put together the pieces to the events pertaining heist that even grounded their fleet of helicopters. Thus far, the robbers have disappeared without a trace.