San Michele di Ganzaria, they steal 1300 kilos of wood: two reported
The Carabinieri of the San Michele di Ganzaria station reported a 41-year-old convict and his 68-year-old accomplice, both local, since they were held responsible for the competition in aggravated theft. The military, at the first light of dawn, during a service aimed at curbing the phenomenon of thefts in rural areas of the Etna province, blocked a Fiat Panda loaded with lumber driven by the 68-year-old on the highway 124.
The immediate investigative investigations made it possible to ascertain how the arrested, during the night, together with the 41 year old, had literally deforested through the use of chainsaws a fund partly owned by the state located in the Cimia district, inside which he had cut down several trees of eucalyptus to obtain wooden trunks, over 1,300 kilos, ready to be resold on the black market.
The timber, the chainsaw and the car have been seized, while they are being quantified …
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