UA delivery man from the UPS company was the victim of an armed attack on Monday evening in Diegem (province of Flemish Brabant), the Vilvorde-Machelen (VIMA) police zone said on Tuesday. Three individuals disguised as fake police officers molested him and stripped him of parcels.
The robbery occurred around 7 p.m. on the Pegasuslaan in Diegem. A UPS van was stopped by three men in dark blue gear who placed a flashing blue light on their vehicle.
“The victim assumed it was a check. The man was searched, then handcuffed and taken away. The individuals then opened several packages and took away goods, ”explains Catherine Bodet from the VIMA police zone.