Police arrested three people aged 27, 29 and 37, who were wanted to facilitate the investigations into investigated cases of shoplifting, which were committed in Larnaca on 25 and 27 May 2022, yesterday.
The first case was committed on May 25, in a clothing store, where according to a complaint made to the Police, the perpetrators allegedly stole a number of clothing, using a specific type of bag. The value of the stolen clothing is around € 7,000.
Also, on 5/27/2022, members of the security of the department store, where the above store is located, located an unknown person, who was in possession of the specific type of bag. As soon as the stranger realized that he was noticed, he left the bag and fled, while after receiving the bag, it was found that there were various items of clothing, worth about € 330, which had been stolen from a second store.
The three suspects were arrested yesterday after evaluating specific information that the 29-year-old was outside a property in Larnaca. TAE members immediately went there and located the 29-year-old inside the premises, as well as the 27-year-olds and 37-year-olds, who were inside the vehicle, outside the premises.
The three suspects were arrested by court orders and detained to facilitate investigations.
A search of the vehicle turned up a large quantity of clothing and various tools.
The Larnaca Police Department is investigating the case.