According to the press-centre RUP, the incident, witnessed by the guards, occurred in the tram 1 route. At one of the stops unknown intruder came to the passenger and pulled out a purse, which had about 100 euros, and then immediately ran out.
However, soon he was detained. At the same time, noticing the approach of the police, pickpocket got rid of the purse and tried to resist.
The suspect was taken to the station where it was revealed that the 63-year-old woman has previously been convicted for petty theft. She is currently released under police supervision.