Eight arrested at Crete’s airports for showing fake documents to travel abroad

Eight persons were arrested on Wednesday at Heraklio Airport “N. Kazantzakis” and at the Airport of Chania, both on Crete, when they attempted to travel abroad with fake documents.

The six men, aged from 21 to 40 years-old and two women aged 41, showed fake documents allegedly issued by the authorities of Italy and Estonia to travel to Italy, Sweden, Belgium and Slovakia.

The fake documents were confiscated that the suspects will be sent to the local prosecutors.