Agents of the National Police have arrested two people suspected of a robbery is attempted, using the system "warm hug" in public in the town of Yecla, Murcia route.
The incident occurred last April 1st day in the said town, when a citizen was approached by a young man who was using this method of approach tried subtracting a clock high value;
when the victim became aware of the fact, she did not hesitate to use violence causing him injury in the arm.
This type of crime is committed by, usually composed of one or two women and a young man organized group.
The modus operandi is to address their victims in the street, usually elderly, asking them to sign some kind of form to support a beneficial action, or in some cases, less frequently, offering sexual favors;
do not hesitate to also use the technique of "loving embrace" all in order to get close enough to deduct them the cash or jewelry with sight, such as necklaces, rings, bracelets, watches ...
If the victim becomes aware of the theft or resists it does not hesitate to use violence, leaving the race site, and this fact reported that she fled the scene in a vehicle driven by another young man.
Immediately began a search by various police indicative, achieving moments after locating the vehicle used for the flight and arrested its two occupants.
Those arrested were a 28 year old and a boy of 29, both of Romanian nationality, with a criminal record for similar facts, which are charged with an offense of robbery is attempted.
The operation was conducted by agents of the National Police Station of Yecla of the Police Headquarters of Murcia.
Source: Ministerio del Interior