Vandals use sledgehammers to smash glass fronts of banks in central Athens


Unidentified vandals on Thursday vandalized the glass frontsand ATMs of two bank branches in central Athens using sledgehammers.

According to witnesses, a group of around 10 hooded assailants vandalized the windows of the branches of Piraeus Bank and National Bank of Greece on Halkokondyli Street.

The vandals fled in the direction of Exarchia, according to the witnesses, eluding police.