Artefacts thieves in Sabratha caught in the act

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Artefacts thieves in Sabratha caught in the act

December 20, 2018 - 12:42
Written by: SafaAlharathy

Sabratha Security Directorate said Wednesday it had arrested a group of people found trading with stolen artefacts dating back to ancient civilizations in Libya.

"The Criminal Investigation Department in Sabratha prepared an ambush for the suspects through which they managed to catch them in the act," the Directorate explained via Facebook.

The Directorate pointed out that legal procedures have taken place, expecting that more arrests will follow as the investigation continues.