Four individuals have been detained by law enforcers for having attacked a young woman, disposing her of a bag with valuables of more than 40,000 lei.
The suspects, aged 21 and 22, come from the districts of Anenii Noi and Ialoveni. They had two accomplices, aged 24 and 18.
The victim, aged 19, was robbed on the morning of June 4 in the Botanica District of the capital. The suspects attacked the girl, while she was going home.
The robbers openly pulled out the bag, containing 2 IPhones, money and other material goods, causing the victim damages exceeding 40,000 lei.
In the course of the criminal prosecution, the suspects acknowledged their guilt, claiming they committed the crime for lack of money.
They were previously tried for analogous offenses.
The suspects have been detained for 72 hours and are investigated for robbery. If found guilty, they risk imprisonment for 5 to 7 years.