By Euro Weekly News Media • 17 January 2013 • 10:22
FOUR Ghanian immigrants who pretended to be a family to obtain up to €50,000 from the State were arrested in Zaragoza.
Three of the detainees, who were living illegally in Spain, had forged passports which showed they were the wife and two children of the fourth man arrested.
National Police report that they had managed to obtain residence permits and €50,000 in benefits from the state. One of the detainees claimed to be under 18. The Spanish Embassy in Accra, Ghana, collaborated with the investigation.
Share this story
Subscribe to our Euro Weekly News alerts to get the latest stories into your inbox!
By signing up, you will create a Euro Weekly News account if you don’t already have one. Review our
Share your story with us by emailing [email protected], by calling +34 951 38 61 61 or by messaging our Facebook page www.facebook.com/EuroWeeklyNews
Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *
Download our media pack in either English or Spanish.