VIDEO: Robbery takedown at betting center

Security cameras captured the arrest of two men who tried to rob a betting center in Italy. (NBC/EBU)
Security cameras captured the arrest of two men who tried to rob a betting center in Italy. (NBC/EBU)

BARLETTA, Italy (NBC/EBU) — Security cameras captured the arrest of two men who tried to rob a betting center in Italy.

According to reports, two men in their early 30s entered the center on Sunday and tried to rob the establishment.

A pedestrian saw the two men enter and alerted authorities. The national military police arrived and apprehended the men in the act.

Police recovered a loaded gun, scratch cards and around $7,000 in cash.

Reports say one of the men had recently been released from prison. He had served seven years for robbery.

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