A wily cheat slid into a Phuket gold store through the rooftop, apparently assaulted two old shop chaperons and constrained them to open a protected, then, at that point, took off with his gold take esteemed at THB10 million.

Artful thief enters store through roof, disappears with THB10 million in gold
Artful thief enters store through roof, disappears with THB10 million in gold

The shocking episode occurred on Saturday in Muang district.

Artful thief enters store through roof, disappears with THB10 million in gold
Artful thief enters store through roof, disappears with THB10 million in gold

The burglar, who was supposed to be "not more established than 35", purportedly hit the two shop specialists - the proprietor's cousins matured 65 and 71 - with a piece of wood and displayed a long blade to drive them to open the gold safe.

According to police on Sunday, the looter got away with his costly take through a similar opening he had penetrated in the ceiling.

However, he left his shoes at the scene and police accept they are a significant piece of proof that could help in recognizing him. However, officials conceded they were uncertain about whether he is Thai or a foreigner.