Suddenly, towards evening, a band of robbers swooped down upon them.
The country, Josephus says, was full of " robbers " and " wizards."
Travellers also had the risk of assault by robbers and highwaymen.
3, 2), and Arab robbers plundered their territories from strongholds in the Lebanon.
In 1795 the Burmese were involved in a dispute with the British in India, in consequence of their troops, to the amount of 5000 men, entering the district of Chittagong in pursuit of three robbers who had fled from justice across the frontier.