An ELTA employee was arrested by police officers of the Aegialia Security Department, because, according to the Police, he falsely claimed that two unknown assailants at gunpoint took the amount of 20,000 euros from him, which he had embezzled from an ELTA branch where he worked.
In particular, according to the Police, the defendant falsely reported last Wednesday that while transporting the sum of 20,000 euros in a company car, he was the victim of a robbery by two unknown assailants, who were riding a two-wheeled motorcycle, wearing helmets, using a gun and the threat of violence, they took the money from him.
As part of the investigation carried out by the police officers of the Aegialia Security Department, they gathered information about the case. Then, according to the Police, the accused confessed that he staged the robbery at his expense, in order to justify the embezzlement of the amount of money.
Then, the defendant pointed out to the police a plot of land in the area of Aegialia, where he had left the sum of 19,880 euros, which was found and given to the manager of the ELTA branch.
A case file was filed against the arrested person for embezzlement, false complaint, false testimony and infidelity.