Suspected pickpockets seen behind 14 railway station thefts


The Greek Police (ELAS) on Tuesday announced a successful crackdown on a gang of pickpockets who were active at the Larissis railway station in central Athens.

According to ELAS, three suspected gang members, all foreign nationals, were arrested at the station in operations conducted last Friday and Saturday.

The gang has been connected so far to 14 pickpocketing incidents over the last month.