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Saturday, April 28, 2012
15 Albanian robbers arrested in Greece
At least 15 persons of Albanian citizenship were arrested in Thessaloniki, charged of armed robbery.
The Thessaloniki Police
declared that they had created a criminal organization, armed with AK-47
and handguns which they used to rob different areas in Northern Greece.
of the charges is that they have broken in a house in Neohorudha
neighborhood, Thessaloniki, and have robbed 12.000 EUR from a
47-year-old man who lived with his daughter, and a considerable amount
of jewelries. Then they have even threatened on the phone for more
After being arrested, the police found a considerable
amount of hashish in their house. Police is looking for four other
persons of Albanian nationality.
According to the statistics, the crime in Greece has increased with 300% in 2011, compared to 2010.