PSP Sintra arrest four men for Robbery and illegal possession of a Firearm

On 15th at 04.35 hrs the PSP Lisbon Metropolitan Police Command – Sintra Division arrested four men, aged between 19 and 22 years for robbery and the illegal possession of firearm in Rio de Mouro area

At about 23.00 hrs on the 14th, in the area of ​​Vale Mourão, two suspects approached a couple, 20 and 27 years of age, and under threat of firearms, attacked and stole a bunch of keys belonging to the victims and then fled in a vehicle that has been identified by victims.

The PSP were alerted and undertook an operation to locate the suspects.  at around 04.35 hrs they located and identified the said vehicle with four suspects. They then conducted a search of the vehicle and the following items was seized:

One 7.65mm calibre pistol with five rounds of ammunition; one alarm gun; one bunch of house keys (belonging to the victim).

The Detainees were on Saturday, attended the Judiciary of the Lisbon West District Court,  Mafra for 1st Judicial Interrogation, having been imposed the measure of making weekly reports to police..


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