A Moldovan, announced wanted by the Portuguese authorities, has been detained at the Romanian border. The 59-year-old man is accused of counterfeiting documents.
The man was detained, while trying to cross the border on the board of a minibus. At the time of the checks, the police determined that he is internationally wanted. An arrest warrant and a decision to extradite him to Portugal was issued into the name of the Moldovan citizen.
The arrest warrant was issued on June 1.
The man has both Moldovan and Romanian citizenships.
The man was handed over to an operative team and is to be extradited to Portugal.