By Chris King •
Updated: 24 May 2022 • 10:34
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Credit: Policia Nacional
National Police officers in the Malaga municipality of Alhaurin el Grande have arrested a 40-year-old man of Dutch origin. The detainee was subject to a valid European Arrest and Surrender Order, in relation to a crime of alleged drug trafficking, issued by the authorities in the Netherlands.
According to the judicial indictment, the fugitive belonged to a criminal organisation dedicated to the large-scale production of synthetic drugs. They are also accused of laundering large amounts of money and high-value goods.
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Originally from Wales, Chris spent years on the Costa del Sol before moving to the Algarve where he is a web reporter for The Euro Weekly News covering international and Spanish national news.
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