A couple in their thirties stole the car from a disabled person in Toulouse before reselling it on the internet. The buyer hadn’t seen it coming.
Looking for a car without a license, this 43-year-old woman thinks she’ll find a great opportunity on the internet. She makes an appointment with a couple of salespeople. And during the transaction everything goes well. This lady towards 7500 € and leaves at the wheel of her new car, with the pair of keys and all the papers. The perfect deal. Or almost.
The trouble appears a few hours later, when she wants to change her license plate. A policeman tells him that it is not possible since the car is declared stolen. Following these revelations, the forties is in shock.
They stole the car the day before
The true owner of this automobile was quickly summoned to the police station. And in front of the investigators of the unit of competent to the goods of the left bank, this person in situation of handicap confirms to have been victim of a violent robbery. The day before the sale, a couple he knows well would have beaten him and forced him to hand over his car without a license, as well as his keys and registration document.
The suspects are taken into custody. This 29-year-old man and his 26-year-old company initially deny being the perpetrator of the theft. According to their version, they guarantee to have sold this electric car on behalf of its real owner… This version of the facts does not hold water and they end up confessing. The couple is judged this Thursday, March 17 in immediate comparison.