Man jailed after stealing £30,000 from Gibraltar shop

A Spaniard has gone to jail for two years for stealing almost £30,000 from his former employer

LAST UPDATED: 22 Jul, 2015 @ 10:08
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Gibraltar policeA SPANIARD has gone to jail for two years for stealing almost £30,000 from a Gibraltar shop he previously worked in.

In a stunt judges described as ‘audacious and well-planned’, 27-year-old Luis Adrian Garcia Beltran raided the shop’s safe before escaping over the border on a motorcycle.

He used his key fob to disable security at Mozart tobacco shop in the Irish Town and had three look-outs, one of whom was sentenced to 18 months in jail.

The thief had accessibility to the shop because he was covering for his brother who still worked there who discovered £28,643 was gone the following day.



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