RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - In a heist, straight from a movie plot, a Brazilian gang drove onto the runway of a São Paulo airport well disguised as Federal Police and left with 123 million Brazilian Reals (US$ 32 Million) in gold.
The thieves managed to gain access to Cumbica airport Thursday, July 25th, in two trucks identical to those driven by the Federal Police; featuring exact copies of the lights, stencils, and logos of the law enforcement agency.
The target was an armored truck carrying 720 kg of gold destined for Canada and Switzerland.
According to authorities, the gang . . .