They had made an appointment (as had already happened in 2016 when hundreds of young people flocked to the banks of the Trigno from all over Europe) in the artisan area of Tufillo. The over there on private social groups to meet this morning – 19 September – on the border between Abruzzo and Molise. Apparently a sort of campsite, but in reality they had to participate in the rave party, an event that sees numerous precedents in the disused warehouse of Mafalda, not far from the place of today’s events, where in recent years young social networks from all over Europe have gathered with the tam tam of the free tekno movement.
The news, however, arrived in the offices of the Arma and the prefect of Chieti, Armando Forgione together with the commissioner Annino Gargano and the provincial commander of the carabinieri Alceo Greco, made the carabinieri of the Fresagrandinaria station intervene with the police staff to stop the party before it started. There were already about fifty young people on the spot who have all been identified, at least twenty of them came from Molise: Termoli, Campomarino but also Campobasso.
The crews who have encircled the area have intervened, carabinieri and police spoke with the organizers to have the area cleared.
The young people, who were about fifty, then began to move away in small groups without creating any tension. There were no reports but all those present on the spot have been identified. Controls also necessary due to thehealth emergency due to Covid. “The territorial control services in the provincial area, as well as in the area, remain active, aimed at preventing any further arrivals of young people attracted by advertising to participate in these events through the use of social networks “, explains a note from the Chieti police headquarters.