Five arrested in Spain for 800kg mandarin and strawberry heist

Guardia Civil are stepping up patrols against fruit thefts like these

LAST UPDATED: 15 Mar, 2017 @ 11:34
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five-arrested-for-fruit-theftHUELVA police are stepping up patrols in the agricultural region after five people were arrested in connection with 800 kilos-worth of stolen fruit.

They were stopped on the N432 in their vehicle which was found to be carrying 600 kg of mandarins and 200 kg of strawberries worth €1,100.  

The fruit has been returned to its rightful owners while the Guardia Civil is planning to intensify patrols to put a stop to farm raiders in the fruit-growing region.  

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