The facts date back to last April.
On the 26th of the month, a man went to a lawyer’s office located rue Juliette-Récamier, in the 6th arrondissement of Lyon. He took advantage of a moment of inattention from the latter to steal his wallet which contained several bank cards.
Subsequently, the suspect was able to make a series of fraudulent payments for an amount of 125 euros. After an investigation, the police were able to arrest the individual on Wednesday.
They found the clothes he was wearing on the day of the robbery at his home. They also realized that he had been caught on April 12 committing a theft in the same building.
Placed in police custody and questioned, the forties denied all the facts. He will be presented to the prosecution on Friday.