Robbers Steal Gold From Troy Mine

24 February 2010 (Last Updated February 24th, 2010 18:30)

Robbers made away with 2,000oz of gold bars from the Andorinhas mine in Brazil, owned by Australia's Troy Resources, on 22 February. Employees were taken hostage during the incident but were later released unharmed. Troy Resources said the loss is covered by company insurance

Robbers made away with 2,000oz of gold bars from the Andorinhas mine in Brazil, owned by Australia's Troy Resources, on 22 February.

Employees were taken hostage during the incident but were later released unharmed.

Troy Resources said the loss is covered by company insurance and the matter is being investigated by local police.