The perpetrators tried, unsuccessfully, to tell the victims a bag containing the amount of 54,000 euros.
Traced from the Property Crimes Department of the Thessaloniki Security Directorate attempted robbery occurred in its area Stavroupolis in October 2019.
Three locals, aged 24, 24 and 23 (already detained in a detention center), as well as a 39-year-old man originally from Albania, were identified as perpetrators in the case, against any case formation, on a case-by-case basis, for attempted robbery and violation of law on weapons.
According to the police investigation, the aforementioned men, moving with three cars, approached a vehicle in which two locals (man – woman) were riding.
Taking advantage of the immobilization due to a red light, they disembarked having their facial features covered and using physical force, they tried, unfortunately, to narrate to the victims a bag containing the amount of 54,000 euros.
During the investigation of the case, two of the vehicles used by the perpetrators were located and destroyed.
The relevant case file was submitted to the competent Prosecutor, while the investigation continues to verify their involvement in other criminal acts.