Thanks to the vigilance and curiosity of the city monitoring operator, it was possible to detain three men suspected of having stolen bicycles. – In one of them, in a bag, the policemen found a grinder and shears for cutting – informs Anna Nowaczyk from the Poznań city guard.
The arrest took place before 2 a.m. It all started when the surveillance operator noticed three men walking down the street. One of them rode a bicycle without a saddle.
– After a while, it was very clear how he was throwing the bicycle protection into the garbage can – describes Anna Nowaczyk.
He followed their way on cameras
The cameraman decided to follow their walk with the help of cameras. The men walked along Gwarna and 27 Grudnia Streets, then turned into 3 Maja Street. There they disappeared from the view of the cameras for a moment. After a while, the operator of the city monitoring saw them again. They were already walking with two bicycles. – At this point, the operator notified the police on suspicion of theft – Nowaczyk is explaining.
All three were detained at ul. February 23 by two police patrols. The men were immediately searched. – In one of them they found a grinder and cutting scissors in a bag. The gentlemen were arrested and taken to the Old Town Police Station for further actions – concludes Nowaczyk.
Main photo source: Municipal Police in Poznań