Google+
Рейтинг@Mail.ru
Pravda.ru

News » Society

Pedestrian bridge and railway tracks stolen in Czech Republic

04.05.2012 | Source:

Pravda.Ru

 
Pedestrian bridge and railway tracks stolen in Czech Republic. 47029.jpeg

A ten-ton pedestrian bridge was stolen in the Czech Republic. Perpetrators dismantled the bridge with the help of a crane. They also stole nearly 200 meters of railway tracks worth nearly 5,000 euros.

The thieves managed to trick the local authorities. They provided counterfeit documents to police officers and said that there would be cycle tracks built instead of the railway tracks. The perpetrators used a crane to dismantle the bridge and the tracks underneath.

Officials with SZDC - a company that administers railways in the Czech Republic - evaluated the damage at 4,800 euros. It was also said that the police had identified the criminals. Most likely, the thieves will try to sell the tracks and the bridge construction as scrap metal. 

 

 
| More
830

Popular photos

Most popular

Serbian paradox: Between Russia and NATO
Serbian paradox: Between Russia and NATO
Vladimir Putin came late for the meeting with Angela Merkel, as he was celebrating Serbia's liberation from Nazi invaders. The president of Serbia decorated Putin with an order and called Russia...
Six mistakes the West makes in dealing with Putin
Six mistakes the West makes in dealing with Putin
The West estimated Putin's behavior at Europe-Asia Summit in Milan as challenging and negligent. Indeed, everyone was expecting a "breakthrough," but Putin did not justify anyone's expectations. In...

Video

Popular photos

Система Orphus