Frankfurt: Police arrest suitcase thief

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Plainclothes police officers arrested a luggage thief at Frankfurt Airport. The 30-year-old man is suspected of having repeatedly broken into the Terminal 1 issuing hall in recent weeks and stolen suitcases there.

It is currently assumed that the arrested person illegally gained access to the security area. Police did not say how the man managed to do this. In the baggage carousel area, the suspect is said to be particularly interested in the suitcases of passengers arriving on Asian airlines.

Through intensive investigations and search measures, the officers arrested the perpetrator on November 07.11.2022th, 10.000, when he was again moving in the baggage claim area. The total damage caused by his theft is currently estimated at more than XNUMX euros.

Logo of Frankfurt am Main Airport (Photo: Jan Gruber).
Logo of Frankfurt am Main Airport (Photo: Jan Gruber).