The young man who caused a road accident yesterday, December 18th, on the Tiraspol street of the Capital, and leaving the spot after crashing into a gas pipe, has been detained by police.
According to law enforcers, the car was stolen from the yard of an apartment building and belongs to a 24-year-old resident of the capital.
Later police has identified the 25-year-old suspect that lives in Chisinau.
The suspect confessed he met the victim through social media. The offender stole the car keys, a laptop, a cell phone, the wallet and material goods.
Subsequently, the individual stole the car and ultimately hit three cars and crashed into a gas pipe.
The man is in police custody, being detained for a period of 72 hours and is under investigation for theft.
He can be punished by a fine of 10,000 lei to 20,000 lei or imprisonment from 1 year to 3 years.