Famagusta Province: They stole credit cards and... went shopping - Two handcuffed
Among those arrested and a minor - Over 26 attempted purchases with a stolen card by the two youths
The Police arrested two persons today, in the context of investigating a case concerning the securing of goods under false pretences, theft and receiving, processing and exploitation of personal data without right.
Specifically, on 10/09/2022, a 68-year-old man reported to the Police that his mobile phone and two credit cards, among other things, were stolen from his car, which was parked in an area of Famagusta district.
On the same day, it was found that 16 transactions were made to purchase products from the two credit cards in seven different stores, with a total value of 388 euros, while another ten attempts were made to use the two cards, for purchases with a total value of 308 euros.
During the investigation of the case, testimony emerged against a 19-year-old and a 17-year-old, who were arrested today on warrants to facilitate investigations.