35 Arrested In Greece With Stolen Antiquities

Salon Staff
March 4, 2012 12:45AM (UTC)

THESSALONIKI, Greece (AP) — Police in Greece say they have made 35 arrests in several locations in the north and center of the country, recovering a trove of stolen antiquities, mostly ancient coins.

Police say one of the suspects was found with around 4,000 ancient coins in his possession. Other artifacts have also been recovered. Police didn't provide further details Saturday


An announcement with details of the operation is expected Sunday or Monday.

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