The Local Police of Huércal-Overa recently arrested a 51 year old man of German nationality, as the alleged perpetrator of a crime of forgery of a public document, involving registration plates on a Mercedes vehicle.
The facts occurred when agents of the Local Police in surveillance work, observed the vehicle involved with foreign number plates parked in the service area of the Morena causing suspicions to the police about its possible irregular state, so they begin the identification checks, resulting positive.
The vehicle, a Mercedes Benz, was carrying number plates that did not correspond to the vehicle itself; they were assigned to another vehicle of a different make and model, but coincided with the German nationality. For these facts, the agents transferred the vehicle to the municipal deposit at the disposal of the Duty Court.
The person responsible for the facts was located, arrested by the Local Police as the alleged perpetrator of a crime of forgery of a public document (number plates) and placed at the disposal of the Civil Guard in the same town to continue with the appropriate proceedings.
The result of the intervention is part of the control and surveillance campaign adopted by this Local Police in terms of Road Safety on the control of foreign vehicles circulating in the municipality of Huércal-Overa, obtaining very satisfactory results.