By Cathy Elelman •
Published: 18 May 2020 • 14:04
VIOLENT: The Guardia reported they found the victims covered in blood and with serious injuries
GUARDIA CIVIL have arrested a couple of suspects for brutally beating two people with iron bars in Nijar.
A call to the emergency services raised the alarm about a fight in a property in the San Isidro area.
When the Guardia patrols arrived they found two people covered in blood and with what looked like serious injuries to their heads and possible broken bones. They claimed they had been set upon by two attackers.
Descriptions provided by the victims led to 27-year-old BSL and 36-year-old SCA, both locals. The Guardia reported that when they caught up with the pair there were clear signs they had both been in a fight, both having scratches and blood on their clothing. Officers also found an iron bar with traces of blood at the entrance to one of the suspect’s homes.
Both men face charges for inflicting serious bodily harm.
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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.
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