By Tara Rippin • 19 January 2021 • 15:23
CREDIT: Policia Nacional
Arrests have been made after a woman was beaten with an iron bar in a violent robbery which left her needing stitches to head injuries.
NATIONAL Police have arrested three people – all Spanish and aged 29, 31 and 34 – following the brutal attack on the victim in Velez-Malaga.
The attack took place on the morning of Christmas Day, 2020, on the driveway of a property in the Carabanchel neighbourhood in the town.
The three suspects – one armed with an iron bar – approached the victim and beat her before stealing a mobile phone, a gold chain and €150.
The victim needed hospital treatment and stitches to head wounds.
investigations led police to three residents of the town – two of them brothers – who were arrested for robbery with violence.
The matter is now in the hands of Investigative Court Number Three of Velez-Malaga.
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