By Joshua Manning •
Published: 26 Aug 2022 • 11:55
Three people arrested in Almeria for "crimes against public health and electricity fraud"
Credit: Guardia Civil
In a recent operation carried out by personnel of the Guardia Civil of Almeria, three people were arrested as perpetrators of crimes against public health and fraud of electricity for growing marijuana (Cannabis Sativa) in the homes where they live in the Barriada El Marraque de Rioja, Almeria.
The operation is a part of the ongoing work carried out by the Guardia Civil in the fight against trafficking, cultivation and/or processing of narcotic substances, as well as the neutralisation of illegal connections to the electricity supply network in the province of Almeria.
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