Friday, October 31, 2008

‘Szkatuly’ gang arrested in Warsaw

Police from the Central Bureau of Intelligence (CBS) arrested 10 members of one of Warsaw’s largest drug gangs that operates under the pseudonym ‘Szkatuly.’

Mariusz Sokolowski, spokesperson for Police Headquarters said that the CBS operation resulted in the arrest of the gang’s ‘captain’ and nine ‘soldiers.’ The gang produces and sells narcotics on a massive scale.

Amongst those arrested is a female member of ‘Szkatuly’ who is responsible for running an escort service in Warsaw.

The police and CBS confiscated approximately 200,000 zloty (54,000 euro) worth of cash and vehicles.