GNR arrest gang suspected of stealing dozens of vehicles across Algarve

in News · 04-12-2018 15:53:00 · 1 Comments
GNR arrest gang suspected of stealing dozens of vehicles across Algarve

GNR police have arrested five men, aged 18 to 45, in connection to the theft of dozens of vehicles across the Algarve.

The arrests were made following a police operation in the municipalities of Olhão and Tavira.

The operation came as part of an investigation ongoing since September, into a group suspected of being responsible for stealing about 40 vehicles including rental cars and motorhomes, as well as robbing vehicle repair shops.

22 vehicles were recovered during the investigation. It is suspected some of the vehicles were taken to Spain with false registration plates.


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