The internet and phone provider, Movistar, wasn’t the most popular company in town after it left villages without mobile phone or Internet coverage.
Around the middle of last month the Policía Local arrested a man who had been attempting to steal from parked scooters in Motril.
The Policía Nacional in Torre del Mar are investigating a break-in at an electronic-goods store in the Centro Comercial El Ingenio complex.
A 23-year-old man was arrested in Motril for impersonating a police officer and threatening behaviour.
The police make one arrest every four days in the province where making false insurance claims are concerned.
Thieves rammed their way through a shop window and shutters using a stolen car. However, the robbery was thwarted by the security door and wall containing valuable items inside the premises.
The only problem is that this particular cat burglar broke into a Russian prison carrying contraband in the form of mobile phones and chargers… and promptly got caught. Oh yes, and he was also actually a cat!