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Three arrested for holdups with military weapons

Fired upon police at least once

13 February, 15:39
Three arrested for holdups with military weapons (ANSA) - Brianza, February 13 - Three people were arrested Thursday for allegedly belonging to a gang that carried out at least eight holdups in northern Italy using military weapons to intimidate their victims into handing over their valuables.

They stand accused of attempted murder, aggravated robbery, and illegal detention of military weapons.

The criminal group has on more than one occasion opened fire on police.

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