MAGALUF “mafia” gangs are reportedly targeting adult to 100 boozed-up Brits a night with “bearhug” robberies.
Eight Senegalese nationals, aged between 20 and 36, were arrested for spoliation in a crackdown on a spate of muggings in a Calvia district.
One traveller was rushed to sanatorium after he was harmed fortifying himself as he was threatened with a bottle.
The legislature says a gangs use a supposed “bear hug” technique or aroused shoving.
Working in pairs, one approaches a holidaymaker and gets them in a vice-like hold from behind while his confederate steals possessions, including jewellery, mobile phones, wallets and watches.
Another member of a organisation acts as a lookout.
DRUNK BRITS TARGETED
Police also found a device for a descent of SIM cards.
The muggings occur late during night or in a early hours of a morning and tourists who seem to be really dipsomaniac or influenced by drugs are a categorical targets.
In sequence to step adult confidence in a area, Civil Guard officers are relocating into a Magaluf area and will be formed during a metropolitan traveller information bureau nearby a categorical nightspots.
Local media Ultimahora.es says a Punta Ballena area is “a bliss for sub-Saharan mafias” who on one night alone can dedicate 100 robberies and thefts from tourists.
They are genuine specialists in stealing. They do it in a matter of seconds and many victims don’t news it
One businessman said: “They are genuine specialists in stealing. They do it in a matter of seconds and many victims don’t news it.”
The journal says this time final year, a problems were being caused by prostitutes who were robbing tourists.
Now they are being transposed with travel vendors and there could be adult to 70 out during any one time.
They said: “At dawn, a same vendors turn consultant thieves.”
Locals contend a confidence army are incompetent to cope as “there are robberies or fights any moment.”
Last year, a Sun Online suggested a inside universe of a infamous 50-strong prostitute squad that preys on dipsomaniac British tourists in Magaluf.
African women, sealed into a life of crime by spell spells expel by their traffickers, manipulate organisation with sex while mugging and pick-pocketing.
The West African women’s crime debauch is being blamed for an shocking dump in traveller numbers in a city now dubbed Muggerluf.
Plus, we uncover we how to strengthen yourself from disreputable beach thieves in a traveller resort, as formidable operations aim Brits.
The Sun also suggested final year how cocktail vendors on a beaches of traveller spots in Spain stored their mixture in dirty drains.
Shocking footage shows officers in Barcelona lifting manhole covers to exhibit bottles, towels, straws, ice and eyeglasses stored subterraneous in toxic conditions.
The sellers whip a cocktails for around £5 any on a city’s beaches though officers are now enormous down on a bootleg trade, putting parched tourists during risk of descending ill.
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