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Weapons smuggling ring disbanded

Δημοσίευση 21 Δεκεμβρίου 2010, 10:31 / Ανανεώθηκε 27 Ιουνίου 2013, 14:55
Weapons smuggling ring disbanded
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Attica Drug Squad police, in cooperation with the Antiquities Smuggling Department and the Ioannina Police Department, have disbanded a ring comprised of Albanians and Greeks who brought weapons into the country and used to sell to unidentified buyers.

Attica Drug Squad police, in cooperation with the Antiquities Smuggling Department and the Ioannina Police Department, have disbanded a ring comprised of Albanians and Greeks who brought weapons into the country and used to sell to unidentified buyers.

Following reports that the weapons were being brought into Greece in the region of Ioannina, three Albanians were detected and arrested and two Greeks, a man and a woman.

The arrests took place in Ioannina and in Arhanes in the Attica prefecture.

Altogether, four military rifles, with three magazines and a telescope. A machinegun with a magazine and a telescope, two Kalashnikovs, a double-barrel hunting rifle, 25 grenades, a smokebomb, 11 detonators and 297 cartridges of various calibres were confiscated.