The victims, a Swiss citizen and his wife traveled on M1 and M7 motorway at Pest county section on June 30, 2013 around 7 pm when a driver behind their car started flashing his lights.
The 25-year-old Swiss citizen pulled over and got out of the car. The driver of the other car than pleaded with him to give him 20 Euros because his family would like to go home, but they didn't have enough money to buy gasoline. The 25-year-old victim took pity on the gypsy and gave him the requested amount; upon which the gypsy criminal pulled a knife and forced the victim to hand over all of his money altogether 300 Swiss franks, and 100 Euros, then he drove off in the direction of Budapest.
Upon notification, police identified the criminal who is 38 year-old Romanian-Canadian citizen Felix Szokus; he drove a dark metallic finished BMW 525i car with German license plate when the crime was committed. The license plate number is BLA 7095.
Police ask anyone who has any information about the gypsy criminal including his current place of residence to call Budaörs police department at 06-23/505-400.
(police.hu – alfahir.hu – hungarianambiance.com)