19 vehicles stolen from Canada including six Ranger Rover Sports have been intercepted by Malta’s Customs Unit.
“Customs Malta has intercepted a third wave of stolen vehicles from Canada, whereby 19 cars were found to be hidden in 10 forty-foot containers which were en-route to Dubai.”
Of the 19 vehicles intercepted at the Malta Freeport, the following were found: six Range Rover sport, one Toyota highlander; two Lexus RX350; one Nissan; one Lexus 350; one Toyota RAV4; one Doge; four Range Rover and two Dodge ram vans.
To date, 43 containers with 78 vehicles stolen from Canada were seized by Malta Customs, with the Malta Police Force and Canadian Authorities launching an investigation into the matter.
So far, charges have been filed against 9 suspects with links to car-jacking whilst the first-wave of stolen vehicles, 59 stolen vehicles in 33 containers, have began a repatriation process.