In the trunk of the car to cross towards the EU, the police thwarted the plans
Transit through Albania to enter a country of the European Union illegally, constitutes a criminal offense. Also in the following case the persons who enable this passage, after being discovered by the police were arrested.
It is about two people aged 34 and 36, from Korça and Pogradec, who were transporting 7 emigrants hidden in 2 cars. They were apprehended by the Elbasan police. One of the vehicles was stopped in the village of Xibraka and inside it were 3 illegal immigrants, who were promised to go to EU countries, for a fee of 50-150 euros per person. The 3 migrants were hiding in the trunk of the car, despite the high temperatures.
The other car was caught on the Labinot-Elbasan road axis. There were 4 illegal immigrants in it.
Police in our country have long been consistently detaining persons accused of aiding and abetting illegal border crossings.