Somalia : Armed gangs take over Dahabshiil HQ in Mogadishu , kill one guard
(SM)- Armed gangs entered the Head quarters of Dhabshiil money transfer company in Mogadishu today killing one security guard and a civilian , reports say .The gangs were immediately surrounded by the Somali security forces after they have killed one of the security guards of the bankwhile forcefully entering the bank . A by standing civilian also died in the cross fire between the guards and the armed gang, local Somali websites have reported.
A Witness who owns a shop opposite Dhahabshiil told the press that “ the gangs were thieves trying to rob the bank and upon entering the building, the Somali forces arrived the scene and surrounded them “
Witnesses say that at least two of the gangs were inside the bank at the time of this report and that some others have escaped the building . No stolen money was reported.