Long Tunnel to a Bank – level 2

11-10-2017 15:00

A Brazilian gang built a 500-metre-long tunnel. Police monitored the gang and found the tunnel. They arrested 16 men.

The tunnel led from a rented home to a bank. It cost around $1.27 million to build, and the gang was planning to steal $317 million.

More than ten years ago, a different gang in Brazil tunnelled into a bank vault and stole $70 million.

Difficult words: monitor (watch), vault (a secure/safe room in a bank).

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