By Cathy Elelman •
Published: 05 Nov 2019 • 9:30
REPEAT OFFENDER: The Guardia reported the detainee has an extensive criminal record.
CREDIT: Almeria Guardia Civil
GUARDIA Civil arrested an individual for stealing 22 gas bottles from service stations in Cuevas del Almanzora.
The Guardia said G.M.R., a.k.a. ‘Nes,’ is suspected of thieving 12 bottles from one service station and 10 more from a second, as well as taking tables and chairs from the terrace of another establishment in the town centre.
Investigations began after the service station managers reported someone had forced open the cages where the gas bottles are stored.
According to the Guardia the detainee is a known local delinquent with a very extensive criminal record.
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Cathy Elelman is the local writer for the Costa de Almeria edition of the Euro Weekly News.
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