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Stolen Campers Found, Thieves Arrested

The tent campers that were recently stolen from the stores Ellingsen and Víkurverk were found last weekend. Police have confirmed that two men have been arrested in relation to this case.

The photo is not related to the story. By Páll Stefánsson.

The theft of tent campers and trailer tents has increased significantly lately. The reason is believed to be lower purchasing power and great demand for used campers, Morgunbladid reports.

In the boom years the registration of new campers jumped—in 2003, 37 new caravans and 93 tent campers were registered but in 2007 that number increased to 785 and 530, respectively.

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