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Car trafficking in Avignon

Car trafficking in Avignon - Police in Avignon have placed nine people in police custody in connection with an “organized gang scam”. Following an investigation which has lasted several, police on Tuesday, carried out the arrests related to car trafficking in the area of Avignon and Villeneuve les Avignon. Eight men and one woman, all between 29 and 55 years old were placed in custody and it is now up to the investigators to determine the exact role of each individual. The scam reportedly, perfectly organized, bought cars, old or broken, then repaired and modified them before reselling them on the site "Le bon coin". With technical equipment, the parameters of cars were changed, such as mileage. For now, investigators have confirmed 13 scams.

 


 

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