Twelve days of searching, but the 28 years old Miroslav Daňo, suspect of the Bronze Plate hunt, when 824 bronze plates with names of victims of Terezin atrocities, was still on he run. Until Wednesday evening.
The court seats today, Daňo will be proven guilty or not, but if he is the thief, he will be imprisoned for up to eight years. The police don’t know yet, whether he was alone at the theft, or if somebody helped him with moving the few hundred kilograms of plates.
This case could bring a law change, which would make it much harder for a collection centre to buyout large amounts of stolen materials. Finally.