Gang of Car Thieves Busted in Tirana, 4 Arrested
Albanian Daily News
Published October 29, 2017
Tirana police managed to destroy on Sunday a gang of car thieves that had turned into a nightmare for the vehicle owners. The arrest of 4 people finalized a raid coded ‘Scrap’ conducted by Tirana Police Station 3 forces.
Mariglen Deva, 23, Denis Baroka, 29, Fatbardh Krova, 30, Bledar Gjoka, 38 were arrested by the police on grounds of cars thievery. Likewise B.SH 54 and A.H. 41 will also be prosecuted due to their ties with this criminal gang.
One of the arrested individuals, Mariglen Deva was captured in flagrance while trying to steal a Mercedes Benz owned by B.M. His collaborators were arrested a few minutes later while waiting for him in an Opel car in proximity of their target.
Preliminary inquiry indicated that the stolen vehicles were then sold as scrap to B.H and A.H in exchange for a sum of money varying from EUR 500 to EUR 1000.
The materials were referred to the prosecution for a further investigation on this case.