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Motril Arrests for Gun Running

Sunday, May 28, 2017
By Hugh MacArthur
Motril Arrests for Gun Running

our people were arrested in connection with gun running, two in Motril, one in Geltrú (Barcelona) and one in Morón de la Frontera (Sevilla) »

Motril Burglars Arrested

Friday, May 26, 2017
By Hugh MacArthur
Motril Burglars Arrested

Five alleged burglars were arrested after being surprised by a police patrol actually inside somebody’s house in Motril at one o’clock one morning. »

Two Forces Day Events

Thursday, May 25, 2017
By Martin Myall
Two Forces Day Events

The Aula de Pensamiento Francisco Javier de Burgos has organised two events; one in Motril, the other in Castell de Ferro, to commemorate the Spanish Air Forces presence here. »

Honest Finder

Thursday, May 25, 2017
By Hugh MacArthur
Honest Finder

A young man in Motril handed in a backpack containing 2,000 euros in cash, a mobile phone, a tablet and an expensive watch after finding it. »

Cultural Activities in Motril

Thursday, May 18, 2017
By Louise Powell
Cultural Activities in Motril

Today is the International Day of Museums, which Motril is celebrating with La Noche en Blanco events, filling the town’s streets and squares. »

Woman Arrested in Motril

Tuesday, May 16, 2017
By Martin Myall
Woman Arrested in Motril

The Policía Nacional, with the help of the Policia Local, arrested a woman in Motril accused of entering people’s homes in order to remove items of value. »

Motrileño Attacked in Italy

Saturday, May 6, 2017
By Hugh MacArthur
Motrileño Attacked in Italy

The Italian police are investigating the attack upon a young man from Motril, who was found badly injured beside a railway track near Milan on Sunday the 30th. »

Phantom Flat Sale

Wednesday, May 3, 2017
By Hugh MacArthur
Phantom Flat Sale

The Public Prosecutor at the Provincial Law Court is recommending a 6-year, prison sentence for a Motril man who allegedly swindled a woman over a flat sale. »

Torrenueva Cemetery Probs

Monday, May 1, 2017
By Hugh MacArthur
Torrenueva Cemetery Probs

The cementery in Torrenueva is causing ripples: for the last 30 years the locals have been running it but now the Town Hall wants to change things. »

Motril Suicide Averted

Friday, April 28, 2017
By Vivienne Hughes

Police in Motril managed to avert a suicide attempt involving a young man who took an overdose of medication and then ran off from home. »