The Guardia Civil reported that a 70-year-old man has been arrested as the alleged perpetrator of 18 robberies over the last two years from cars in the northern area of Tenerife.
The arrested man is alleged to have stolen various items, such as tools, clothing and sporting goods from the interior of vehicles. The investigation began after detecting an increase in robberies in the area of La Fariña in the Municipality of La Orotava.
The Guardia Civil also reports that it has recovered many of the stolen items, and these have been returned to their owners.
The detainee has been placed at the disposal of the Court of La Orotava.
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