Foreign nationals arrested after showing fake documents to travel abroad

Police arrested sixteen foreign nationals at Heraklio airport “Nikos Kazantzakis” on Crete.

The foreign nationals, 11 men and 5 women aged from 18 to 45, attempted to travel abroad with fake travel documents issued by the authorities of France, Germany, Belgium, Bulgaria, Norway, Finland and the Czech Republic.

The arrested were bound to travel to Switzerland, Germany, Spain and The Netherlands.

The documents were confiscated and the suspects will be sent to Heraklio prosecutor.