PHOTOS: Two arrests for illicit trade in antiquities, in Heraklion

Two men (aged 39 and 74) were arrested on Thursday morning in Gortina, Heraklion for illicit trade in antiquities.

Police officers are also looking for a 42 year old man for the same reason.

As officially announced by the Police, officers found during the operation:

  • 12 icons from the 18th to mid 20th century
  • 1 pistol
  • 1 shotgun
  • 1 bayonet
  • 7 bullets
  • 12 jackets
  • 2 metal detectors
  • 90 various antiquities

All antiquities were seized and the preliminary investigation continues by the Police.

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