Highway thieves strike Romania
POSTED: Monday, June 18, 2012 - 9:30pm
UPDATED: Monday, June 18, 2012 - 9:34pm
NBC NATIONAL NEWS — A daring high speed truck robbery is caught on tape in Romania by police.
Police say a criminal gang working in two cars has been stealing goods from trucks.
The thieves are able to steal goods from the trucks by first slowing it down with a car cutting in front. Another car then drives up behind, the thieves climb out of the sun roof and onto the hood.
While the car is still moving, thieves then open the back door of the truck and steal whatever they can grab.
Police say so far the gang has managed to steal some $380,000 worth of goods.
Police have brought in 20 people for questioning.