Man sentenced after sexually abusing unconscious companion on beach

CHARGED: Man sentenced for raping companion.

A MAN has been sentenced by the Superior Court of Justice of Andalucia (TSJA) to two years in prison for sexually abusing an acquaintance on Burriana beach, in Nerja, when she was unconscious due to the amount of alcohol she had consumed.
A friend of the defendant has also been convicted of failing to prevent a crime against sexual freedom and was given a 24-month fine, with a daily fee of €6.
The sentence was handed down by the Provincial Court of Malaga and now the TSJA has partially upheld the appeal of one of the accused (it has reduced him from three to two years in prison) and has confirmed the sentence for the other.
The attack was committed at around 2pm on July 7, 2017, when the accused and the victim were on the beach after having been in a flamenco show in Granada.
The woman was in a situation of intense drunkenness and unconscious due to the large amount of alcohol she had consumed and she had fallen asleep in the hammock.
In the sentence, it is considered proven that the accused took advantage of the victim’s state of unconsciousness, sexually abusing her and “satisfying his clumsy desires.”
The friend witnessed the events without leaving and both fled when they realised that some beachgoers approached to reproach them for their attitude.
The woman remained unconscious until she was awakened by Local Police officers who came after being notified by the beach users.
We hope you enjoyed this article “Man sentenced after sexually abusing unconscious companion on beach”.
You may be interested in reading Six bathers rescued on Torrox beaches after ignoring the red flag.”
Euro Weekly News is delighted to continue to be able to bring you a range of News that doesn’t cost you anything but your internet connection. Whether it’s Local Spanish News or International Entertainment News, we’ve got you covered!
For more Local Spanish News from the Axarquia region, head over the page on the Euro Weekly News website.
Euro Weekly News, the people’s paper, we lead others follow!

FacebookTwitterRedditWhatsAppTelegramLinkedInEmailCopy Link
Go Back
Written by

Damon Mitchell

From the interviewed to the interviewer

As frontman of a rock band Damon used to court the British press, now he lives the quiet life in Spain and seeks to get to the heart of the community, scoring exclusive interviews with ex-pats about their successes and struggles during their new life in the sun.

Originally from Scotland but based on the coast for the last three years, Damon strives to bring the most heartfelt news stories from the spanish costas to the Euro Weekly News.

Share your story with us by emailing, by calling +34 951 38 61 61 or by messaging our Facebook page