The Spaggiari Tunnel Hack:Thieves entered through tunnel in Buenos Aires bank heist


Buenos Aires, Argentina (CNN) — Authorities in Argentina’s capital are searching for at least three people who allegedly broke into a bank through an underground tunnel, state media reported.

Investigators believe the thieves entered the bank through a 30-meter (98-foot) tunnel — replete with rugs, lighting and ventilation, the state-run Telam news agency said.

“It was truly impressive,” prosecutor Martin Niklison told Telam.

Authorities traced the tunnel to a rented business space on the same block in Buenos Aires where the bank is located. It was rented in July, Niklison said, according to Telam.

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