Robbers dragged a 60-year-old businessman in full view of the public along a busy street in front of a bank in Seremban before fleeing with RM56,900 (S$22,000), Nanyang Siang Pau reported.
The daily reported that four robbers took away the victim's cash before leaving him by the roadside.
The incident, which occurred at about 12.20pm on Thursday, was recorded on a video camera by a passer-by who then posted it online.
The 32-second video showed that no one came forward to help the victim while he was dragged along the street, it reported. Police are investigating the case.