Man arrested in Manaus for receiving and tampering with vehicle identifier signalThe offender tried to take flight after realizing that the servers were in pursuit of him but was caught by police.
Timothy Martins dos Santos, 26, He was arrested for receiving stolen goods and tampering with vehicle identifier signal. The offender was intercepted by the staff of the police unit yesterday afternoon, day 17, por volta the 15h, Avenida Noel Nutels, New Town neighborhood, North Zone.
Delegate holder agreement of the Specialized Police in robberies and thefts of vehicles (Derfv), Birth Pericles, Police team via semitruck when he saw the car model Cross Fox, black color, led by Timothy, surpassing, at high speed, road signs that area. The offender's attitude caught the attention of police officers, which began to follow him. The boy would have still tried to take flight after realizing that the servers were on his heels.
"During police chase our team managed to reach the car driven by the young and accomplished approach. After we review the signs identifying the vehicle and consult the civil police data system, We found that the plates had been tampered with. The vehicle was seized with the NPA-1561 boards, but it had the original plates OAA-4041. The car had stolen restriction. The crime took place on 11 Of this month, New Aleixo neighborhood, North Zone", He explained the holder delegate Derfv.
Birth Pericles said that on the day that the car was stolen the vehicle owner was in front of the house where he lives when approached by individuals, not identified by police, who were in possession of a firearm. In this ocasion, offenders came to make two shots that, fortunately, They did not reach the victim. Timothy claimed, in testimony, I would have received a person's vehicle to negotiate the sale with a buyer.
The police official said during the press conference that Timothy had been arrested in June this year by the specialized team. "He was intercepted by receiving a motorcycle. Besides that, he had also been convicted of increased theft, committed in 2015. The boy was sentenced to five years in prison, but it never got to do the time ", stated.
Timothy was booked in flagrante delicto for receiving and tampering with vehicle identifier signal. At the end of the procedures applicable in the police unit it will be forwarded to the Public Jail Judge Raimundo Vidal Pessoa, which will be available to the Justice.