They operated in Toledo and Madrid and the researchers attribute to them a minimum of 23 robberies to trucks in each provinces. That they had their modus operandi so studied and perfected that they had been capable of rob a truck in simply 5 minutes. In accordance with La Tribuna de Toledo, there are 4 detainees and yet one more particular person is being investigated for his attainable relationship with the band.
The 4 detainees allegedly at all times acted in the similar areas of the provinces of Toledo and Madrid. (Photograph: .)
The investigation and detention has been carried out by the Division of Crimes in opposition to Heritage of the Civil Guard of Toledo. After months of investigation, this has resulted in the arrest of 4 suspects, all from Spanish nationality and aged between 19 and 39 years. The fifth particular person allegedly implicated can be the recipient of the merchandise, a 65-year-old man of Spanish nationality.
The now dismantled gang is accused of theft with pressure, reception and belonging to a prison group. In accordance with the info revealed by the aforementioned native media about the so-called ‘Mack operation’, this started final April after the Civil Guard had information of a number of robberies suffered by truckers in service areas and polygons from the Toledo cities of Seseña and Ontígola.
The means of continuing of the alleged thieves was slit truck tarpaulins to test what the load was they had been sporting and, in the event that they had been , then he proceeded to take it away. They labored with two autos. A tourism that was outpost and in which those that had been in cost of finding the merchandise and a truck that went behind to load it traveled. They had been so quick that simply 5 minutes had been sufficient for them to switch the merchandise from one truck to a different.
The detainees, who had been situated in the Madrid neighborhood of Vallecas, used to at all times go to the similar areas in search of victims and people talked about in the province of Toledo should even be added these of Ciempozuelos, Valdemoro, El Molar and Vallecas, in Madrid. Along with performing in locations that they’d studied and knew properly, they’d the merchandise positioned earlier than the theft so that it could be in their possession as little time as attainable.
His favourite sufferer profile was that of international trucker on worldwide journey. Thus, at occasions, the victims didn’t even trouble to report attributable to issues with the language, factors out La Tribuna de Toledo.
The first arrests came about in early July. The three males arrested are then able to carry out once more in Ciempozuelos once they had been found. The investigation into these arrests led them to the fourth detainee. The particular person being investigated can be the one who would obtain the stolen merchandise.