Photos: Potential World biggest robbery foiled in Sao Paulo, Brazil

Potential World biggest robberyPlan by thieves who hoped to steal up to £250 million in what would have been world’s biggest bank robbery this weekend, was foiled by Police in Sao Paulo after discovering a 500-metre tunnel, complete with lighting, ventilation and rail tracks, leading from a rented house to the vaults of the Bank of Brazil.

Several bullet-proof cars, suspected of having been prepared as getaway vehicles, have been impounded as part of the police operation.

“It would have been the world’s biggest heist,” said Fabio Pinheiro Lopes, the police chief of Brazil’

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