In the cantons of Zurich, St. Gallen and Thurgau, the cantonal police have arrested together with the Prosecutor's offices on Tuesday, a total of 21 men, house searches carried out and cars ensure.
The men from Montenegro, Macedonia, Kosovo, Serbia and Switzerland between the ages of 21 and 38 years, were carried out in the three cantons of car racing. You multiple and severe are accused of offences against the road traffic act, in part, also in violation of the speeder event.
The police came to the men after an all-night racer racing on the 28. November 2016 on the ropes. According to the former press release of the Canton of Zurich police Department a motorist had overtaken on the A1 at Lindau ZH is a civilian police car "with massive translated speed". A descendant measurement showed an average speed of 203 km/h; it is allowed to 120, or even 100 km/h. The police could of the Arm, a 26-year-old Romanian, in Zürich-Seebach, stop and arrest. The investigation led to a total of 21 other men.
An alleged colleague of 4 of the 21 men says to 20 minutes, the thing flew due to cell phone videos, and Whatsapp-gradients. So there is a recording of one of his friends outside town was over 200 kilometers per hour on the road. To Gian Andrea Rezzoli, a spokesman for the police of the Canton of St. Gallen wants to take, at the request of the editorial Board of Tamedia.
"you don't go aggressive"
The colleague describes the men as "08/15-types lead a normal life, like to go out and celebrate and have a knack for cars". Would you like to drive, among other cars like the Audi RS or Mercedes AMG. "Actually, you never drive aggressively and too fast, but not aggressive".
get the insurance cheaper, were redeemed, most of the cars on the fathers. This is probably the reason why hardly a car has to deliver, it is suspected the 23-Year-old. "You don't earn much. If there's a juicy buses comes, it hurts. Above all, they will have difficulties in the profession, the driving license."
Whether the men arrested are still in custody, does not want to tell the police on request. Exactly how the men relate to each other, is the subject of the ongoing investigation, says Rezzoli.
Also, Jürg Boll, head of road traffic, the public Prosecutor's office Zurich, Limmat river, will not say whether it was an organized scene. "Such a race can be done or arise spontaneously," he says.
Created: 09.01.2019, 10:48 PM