Five were arrested foreigners men for robbery robbery and weapons law violation. The defendants acting jointly with their accomplices who wanted kidnapped and robbed seven foreigners men.

In particular, according to the police, yesterday morning, in the area of ​​Ilia, by officers of the Special Control Group of the Ilia Police Directorate, five foreign men were arrested against whom a case was formed by the officers of the Pyrgos Security Sub-Directorate with the assistance of the Police Departments Drunkenness and disorderly conduct, criminal case for robbery, robbery and violation of the law on weapons.

The five arrested, acting together with their accomplices who were wanted, yesterday morning, in areas of Ilia, carrying sharp objects (knives and hatchets), are accused of:

  • They entered a single-family house in Kavasila, Ilia, where foreigners live, and with the threat of knives and machetes took money and mobile phones, while in addition, by using physical violence, they kidnapped three foreign men,
  • They entered a residence in Psari Ilias, where foreigners live, and with the threat of knives and machetes they took 12,680 euros and mobile phones, while in addition by using physical violence they kidnapped four more foreign men,

As part of the police investigations and from information collected by the officers of the Special Control Group of the Ilia Police Directorate, the five defendants were identified and arrested in Myrsini Ilia and the vehicle they used to commit the robberies and robberies was confiscated.

Those arrested will be brought to the Prosecutor of Amaliadas, while investigations are in full progress to locate the seven kidnapped foreign men.