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Gang of excavator thieves arrested

France 3/Scoop, Mar 11

On Friday Hérault police arrested eight people involved in the theft, concealment and resale of excavating machines. Three of them were imprisoned, and five were placed under judicial control.

A total of 15 thefts were put down to the organised gang, and the machines were sold for several tens of thousands each, particularly to Eastern countries. They are now awaiting trial.

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