Algeria – The services of the National Gendarmerie of Algiers have dismantled a criminal gang, composed of four individuals, specialized in theft of vehicles, trapping victims via the website Ouedkniss, said Thursday a statement of the communication unit of the Territorial Group of the National Gendarmerie.
Following information received by the National Gendarmerie Brigade in Chéraga reporting an organized gang specialized in the theft of vehicles of various types and categories, using the specialized site Ouedkniss, the investigation revealed that members of the network trapped the victims pretending to be interested customers before making an appointment with the victim who is seen off his vehicle, under the pretext of trying it, says the same source.
The mis en cause falsified the papers of the stolen vehicles to resell, subsequently, to individuals specialized in the purchase of stolen vehicles through the wilayas of Algiers, Blida, Ain Defla, Bouira and Oran.
The investigation resulted in the arrest of four (04) individuals and the recovery of eight (08) vehicles of different types and categories.
The mis en cause will be presented before the competent jurisprudence for constitution of criminal association, robbery in meeting, swindle and impersonation, concludes the release.