Three people have been handcuffed, while their two accomplices are wanted during two operations.
Citizens MN, 21 years old and AA, 25 years old, resident in Saranda, were also declared wanted, as during the investigative actions they were collaborators in this criminal activity.
Two police operations codenamed “ROAD GUARD 4” and “ROAD GUARD 5” are successfully finalized. Within a few hours, two cases of criminal activity of providing assistance to foreign nationals, for illegal crossing of the border, for profit, are hit. Two vehicles and three mobile phones were seized. Specialists of the Section for Investigation of Illegal Trafficking in DVP Gjirokastra, in cooperation with the Operational Section, following the work to crack down on criminal activity of providing assistance to foreign nationals for illegal border crossing, against profit, based on police information, have successfully finalized the police operation “ROAD GUARD 4”, as a result of which the citizens were arrested in flagrante delicto AD, 26 years old and EA, 24 years old, resident in Saranda. The arrest of these citizens was made after they were caught red-handed, on the road axis Qafë Muzinë-Gjirokastër, transporting with their vehicle, 3 illegal immigrants from MENA countries, against profit. The police operation codenamed “ROAD GUARD 5” was successfully finalized, as a result of which the citizen KC, 29 years old, resident in Kavaja, was arrested in flagrante delicto. The arrest of this citizen was made after he was caught red-handed, on the Kakavije-Gjirokastra road axis, transporting with his vehicle, 6 illegal immigrants from MENA countries, in exchange for profit. A vehicle and a mobile phone were seized as material evidence “, according to police.