The authorities have recovered a racing bicycle, valued at 13 thousand euros, which had been stolen and placed on an online sales platform, the Lisbon Metropolitan Command of the PSP (Cometlis) announced on Monday.
In a statement, Cometlis explains that it was the owner himself who discovered that the stolen bicycle was available for sale on the internet, having contacted the suspect as a buyer and arranged a meeting.
“After finding out what happened [agentes da PSP]He immediately moved to the place, intercepting the individual in the process of selling the item to an interested party,” the note indicates.
The owner of the bicycle also went to the place, previously arranged with the suspect, demonstrating to the authorities that the bicycle belonged to him.
After the intervention of the PSP, the owner “formulated the respective right to file a complaint against the perpetrator of the crime, for which he was taken to the police station to be subjected to further procedural steps, constituting himself charged and submitted to term.” of identity and residence,” the police say.