This week, police reported a robbery in La Abejera Market in the Santa Cruz neighbourhood of Garcia Escamez.
Robbers entered the market by forcing a side door with a car jack during the early hours of the morning, and they are reported to have gone directly for a slot machine in one of the cafeterias, which had 2,000 euros inside.
The market remained closed until all police forensic experts had completed their investigations.
Following this incident, local residents were reported to be feeling insecure in their homes, and demanded greater police presence in the neighbourhood.
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