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Man stabbed in Torremolinos ‘over political beliefs’

TWO members of a radical political group associated with the extreme left have been arrested by the National Police for an alleged knife attack. The detainees, aged 19 and 26, were at a supermarket in Torremolinos when they reportedly assaulted another young man who is believed to be of a different political persuasion. Sources indicate […]

Boy arrested for knifing family
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Boy arrested for knifing family

AN 18-YEAR-OLD boy has been detained after stabbing his mother, sister and grandmother whilst on hallucinogens. The man has been arrested for ill-treatment of his family and could face charges for attempted murder after consuming a hallucinogenic plant in Churriana and attacking them and police. Officers were called to the scene where they found his […]

Cop killer faces 22 years in jail
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Cop killer faces 22 years in jail

AN EX-CONVICT could die in prison after being accused of killing a retired police officer. The 64-year-old suspect is on trial for allegedly stabbing the 74-old-former National Police Chief Inspector 16 times with a machete.  The prosecution is now seeking 20 years in prison for murder and 2 for weapons offences. The accused, who has […]

‘Drug addict’ arrested
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‘Drug addict’ arrested for stabbing own mother to death

A THIRTY-FIVE-YEAR-OLD man has been arrested for stabbing his mother to death in the home they shared in Caleta de Velez. The alleged killer, identified only as Piero, remains in custody and is reportedly awaiting examination after claims he has a drug addiction.  Police are as yet unsure why he attacked his sixty-three-year-old mother, Maria […]

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Two arrested over nightclub bouncer stabbings

NATIONAL POLICE officers have arrested two men, aged 37 and 31, over the alleged assault of two brothers fleeing a stabbing outside a nightclub in Torremolinos. The accused have now given statements at a police station and been released pending a decision by the judicial authority. The alleged assault came after two brothers, aged 39 […]