She told a local TV station that:
Sali Hafez will be our focus in this article. We will get to know more about her and how she was able to tricked a whole bank with what she called a toy gun.
Who is Sali Hafez?
She is a Lebanese who tricked a bank with a toy gun.
She has a $20,000.00 worth of savings with the bank.
Her 23 year old sister is suffering from cancer.
She had sold her personal belongs and used the money to fund the sister’s cancer.
Sali Hafez is said to have now considered the option of selling her kidney to raise money to support her sister’s treatment.
All these compelled her to go and seek help from the activist group.
She broke into the BLOM Bank branch in Beirut.
She came into the bank by breaking through the bank window.
She Brandished a gun, she later called a toy gun. She managed to collect her $13,000.00 which was locked in the bank.
With an economic meltdown and banks being cash strap, she could could only get $200.00 a month.
Sali Hafez was left with no option as she needed the money to fund her sister cancer care.
He had to used her nephew’s toy gun to retrieve her locked funds. The country has imposed withdrawal limits to control their spiraling economy.