Couple held at razor-point for iPhone 6s in Murcia


MURCIA POLICIA Local arrested two men who threatened a couple with a razor before stealing one of their mobile phones.

The men approached the couple at 1.00am on Tuesday on the Plaza de Europa in Murcia.

They intimidated the couple with a razor before one of them gave up their mobile phone – an iPhone 6s.

The couple called the police, providing a description of the two men and within five minutes, the suspects were located on the Paseo Concejal Hermenegildo Lumeras de Castro, near Ronda de Levante.

Officers proceeded to identify the suspects – a 44-year-old and an 18-year-old, both of Spanish nationality and residents of Murcia – before arresting them and transferring them to the San Andres District Commissariat.

The stolen phone was found on the elder of the suspects and returned to the couple.

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