Costa Almeria arrest for flouting ban on going out

NATIONAL Police have arrested a 22-year old in Almeria city for defying the state of emergency Government movement restrictions and going out for a bike ride, Spanish press reported.
The young man was reportedly detained at around 2pm today Sunday on charges of assaulting an officer after going into a Local Police officer during a chase along the provincial capital’s promenade.
The officer suffered a broken finger.
A National Police UPR Prevention and Reaction patrol had been on duty in the area and had approached the cyclist to remind him of the obligation to stay at home. He made off when they were in the process of identifying him.

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Cathy Elelman

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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