Two thieves stole a Rolex from a driver in southern Italy. He took up the chase – and drove the crooks to death in his car.
The thieves threatened him with a pistol, after which he gave out his expensive watch – and then went into pursuit. While trying to escape, the thieves fell on the scooter and the young man ran them over. Both were dead on the spot.
Pistol found with serial number removed
The driver turned himself in to the police in Marano after the incident. His statements were confirmed by witnesses, reported the daily “Il Corriere della Sera”. The alleged thieves, 30 and 39 years old, are known criminals with a long criminal record. A pistol with the serial number removed and a watch were found at the scene of the accident.