By Cathy Elelman •
Published: 03 Nov 2019 • 16:30
HANG OUT: Youngsters went to the venue to consume and buy marijuana and hashish CREDIT: Shutterstock
GUARDIA Civil have smoked out an illegal cannabis club operating on a San Vicente del Raspeig industrial estate, also used for drug sales.
The venue was reportedly kitted out with rest and study areas, slot machines and a bar for the young people who went there to consume and buy marijuana and hashish.
The Guardia detained the pair responsible for running the joint, a 26-year old man and a 38-year old woman, on drugs charges.
According to Spanish reports the club was a popular venue among many local youngsters, who the detainees had told was a perfectly legal setup.
During a search of the premises Guardia officers seized a kilo of marijuana buds, 180 grammes of hash, cannabis oil and €1,300 in cash.
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Cathy Elelman is the local writer for the Costa de Almeria edition of the Euro Weekly News.
Based in Mojacar for the last 21 years, Cathy is very much part of the local community and is always well and truly up on all the latest news and events going on in this region of Spain.
Her top goals are to do the best job she can informing the local English-speaking community, visitors to the area and the wider world about about the news in Almeria, to learn something new every day, and to embrace very new challenge this fast-changing world brings her way.
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