The police in Ilfov announced that on Saturday they received preventive arrest warrants for two other suspects involved in the case of the theft of a pistol, the corresponding ammunition and some jewelry from a home in the town of Voluntari.
One of the suspects involved in the Voluntari case is already in custody, while the second is wanted on an outstanding warrant. The two young men are 23 and 19 years old, respectively.
Two other suspects were arrested in connection with the gun stolen from Voluntari
As part of the continuation of the procedures related to the investigation, on Friday, February 2, the police officers of the Ilfov Criminal Investigation Service carried out two searches at the homes of two people in the criminal file in which investigations are being carried out for the crimes of qualified theft and non-compliance with the weapons and ammunition regime.
“A 23-year-old man was taken to the headquarters of the Police Inspectorate of Ilfov County for investigation, and later, he was presented to the case prosecutor from the Prosecutor’s Office attached to the Buftea Court, who notified the judge of rights and freedoms with regarding the ordering of preventive measures, both against the 23-year-old man, and in absentia, against another 19-year-old man.
Today, February 3rd, the judge of rights and freedoms ordered the preventive arrest for 30 days, against the 23-year-old man, as well as the preventive arrest in absentia, against the 19-year-old man”, announced, on Saturday afternoon, the Police from Ilfov county, according to News.ro.
The theft took place on January 6, from a house in the town of Voluntari.
The police found the stolen gun in Lake Pantelimon
On Wednesday, January 31, ISU Bucharest divers found the weapon stolen from the former SRI officer’s home in Lake Pantelimon. According to sources in the investigation, this information was revealed by one of the arrested suspects.
In relation to this case, on January 19, the police from Ilfov detained three men, suspected of being the perpetrators of the theft on January 6, when they stole a gun, cartridges and several jewels from the home of a former SRI officer in Voluntari.
The owner told authorities he believes the criminals acted on a tip.
The robbery was planned in detail
According to the opinion of the neighbors of the SRI officer, it is suspected that this robbery in Voluntari was planned in advance. In the past, there have been other similar incidents in this area after the organization of parties attended by people who were later attracted by what they saw in the homes and committed thefts.
“On January 6, at 7:47 p.m., the Police Inspectorate of Ilfov County was notified by a man, regarding the fact that unknown persons stole from him, from the house located in the town of Voluntari, several jewels, a lethal pistol and 24 cartridges.
The police officers from Voluntari, the Ilfov Criminal Investigation Service and the Weapons, Explosives and Dangerous Substances Service are at the scene, “to carry out specific activities, in order to establish the factual and legal situation and take the necessary legal measures”. stated the IGPR.