The suspected robbery took place last Thursday.
Five the man was arrested on Monday for probable reasons on suspicion of a suspected robbery near Kerava railway station last week. The police of Eastern Uusimaa report the matter in a press release.
The suspected robbery took place last Thursday just before 8 p.m. The men had threatened the robbed man with a gun. After that, they had left in the direction of the taxi queue at Kerava station and tried to leave the place by taxi. At that time, the police patrol caught them on suspicion of aggravated robbery.
Case Investigation Director, Criminal Commissioner Tero Tyynelä says in a statement that in addition to a firearm, police found the men a property they had seized, as well as a shoulder bag containing a suspected drug inside.
The case is investigated not only as robbery but also as possession of another object or substance suitable for harm, as a drug offense and as a firearms offense.