Man arrested for ‘out of sight’ mobile and wallet thefts

Suspect distracted victims and blocked their view as he stole their valuables

The National Police in Marbella caught the thief as he was about to strike again

The National Police have arrested a man in Marbella for a series of alleged thefts using a technique in which he hid the victims’ view of their mobile phone or wallet in order to steal it as he conversed with them.

The 28-year-old Romanian is accused of seven thefts using the ‘out-of-sight’ technique, plus one robbery using some form of drug to daze his victim

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