"An american tourist had been caught when he tried to steal a piece of railway track in the Auschwitz concentration camp."
"the Crime could lead to ten years in prison, reports The Independent."
"The concentration camp Auschwitz in Poland, which is now a museum, was the victim of an attempted theft in march. A 37-year-old american tourist should have tried to pick a bit of the railway track that runs through the camp. "
"the Crime could lead to a prison sentence of ten years on the basis of metallbitens historical value, writes The Independent."
"Malgorzata Jurecka, spokesperson for the police in the Polish city of the city of oswiecim, said that the american man confessed to the crime directly. He has been released but expect with penalties for stöldförsöket."
"American nazi convicted for theft"
"The previous concentration camp has on a couple of occasions in the past been the victims of thefts. One of the most notable was in 2009 when a defecting american nazi from the three Polish men ordered the theft of the sign from the entrance to the death, with the words ”Arbeit macht frei”. The heavy järnsmidesskylten was later found in northern Poland, cut into three parts. All involved were sentenced to terms of imprisonment, the swede to two years and eight months."
"as Recently as a few weeks ago raged the employees at the museum in addition to the tourists' selfies:"
"”do not Forget that over a million people were murdered here. Respect them. There are better places to learn to balance on a boom than in a place that symbolizes the killing of hundreds of thousands of people”, announced via Auschwitz official twitter account."
"It was then that tired of the visitors teetering on the rails to take pictures."