12/18/2011Italy, Latvia: Speed Camera Shot, Sign SwipedThree truck drivers grab a speed camera warning sign in Italy while shots are fired at a camera in Latvia.
Vigilantes in Riga, Latvia shot a speed camera on Tuesday at around 3:45pm, TVNET
reported. A passing white Chrysler fired through an open window, hitting the device on Route 167. Police have no suspects.
In Naples, Italy police accused three truck drivers of stealing a speed camera warning sign. Carmine Cocozza, 55, Enrico Gargiulo, 44, and Giovanni Esposito, 46, were accused of nabbing the sign on Via Salice in Casalnuovo, according to Il Mattino
. Automated tickets are only valid if the warning sign is visible.