A man has shot dead his uncle near the Albox music school. It happened at 13:20 today, and witnesses say both men were armed. A shootout between the two men ocurred in Ramón y Cajal street which left one man dead on the floor. The Local Police were the first to arrive on the scene but were unable to save the life of the dead man. The nephew was arrested shortly afterwards.
A 32 year old Frenchman who shot a 68 year old Icelandic woman in Mojácar last night has been arrested. The woman was sitting in a chiringuito on Mojácar Playa when the Frenchman let off the weapon in a local he owned next door. The bullet went straight through the wall and hit the woman in the chest. It is not known why R.H.J.A., who owns an “entertainment business” in Mojácar according to police, let Continue reading Mojacar shooter arrested, victim stable→
Two men, 19 and 30 years old, have been arrested for the Mojacar shooting incident. The men are from Vera and Garrucha. It seems that the two men tried to gain access to Moma disco at about 4:30 am but were turned away because they were inebriated. One of them was so furious that he went back to his car, got out a small air shotgun and started blazing away at the bouncer and innocent Continue reading Two arrested for Mojacar shooting incident→
A man who was denied entry into a disco early this morning came back later with a pellet shotgun and fired it repeatedly, lightly injuring four people. Three of the injured people were Spaniards, whilst the fourth was a local Brit, all aged between 20 and 30 years of age, with no apparent connection to the attacker. Armed units of the Guardia Civil rushed to the area but the chap had fled. Police continue to Continue reading Man shoots four outside Mojacar disco→
A 9 year old girl was shot in the stomach this afternoon during a “settling of debts” between her family and a rival clan that ended in a shootout. It happened in the impoverished area of El Puche, in C/ Virginia Woolf at 14:30 this afternoon. The child was rushed to hospital by a family member in his car, where she underwent an operation and is currently stable. Forensic police continue to examine the scene Continue reading 9 year old girl shot in Almeria city→
A man in Berja (the other side of Almería) has been sent down for six months (probably suspended) and fined €1023.55 for shooting a dog belonging to his neighbour. Poochie, a podenco, was shot in the head with a shotgun and lost an eye on the 19th of April 2013, as well as having a lot of other superficial injuries. R.V.E.R. was “irritated” by the barking of the dog, went over to the fence separating Continue reading 6 months jail for shooting neighbours’ dog→
In what La Voz is calling “Black Tuesday”: – The son of a local farmer in Palomares shot dead three members of the same gypsy family last night in a street just off the main square, using his fathers shotgun. It appears that the teenager had been having some problems with the family, which had culminated in him denouncing them to the Police. He then took matters into his own hands. Armed police are now Continue reading Palomares shooting leaves three dead: Update on “Black Tuesday”→
3 people were killed and at least one seriously injured after a gunman opened fire in the square of Palomares last night. Police arrested the young man soon afterwards but have not said what happened. Posted from WordPress for Android – mobile blogging!