A BRITISH man has been rushed to hospital after being shot and
tortured in a suspected gang
The victim, who has not been named, suffered horrific injuries after
reportedly being tricked into
meeting with his attackers in Marbella.
He’s believed to have been knee-capped, suffered broken bones in his
lower body, and was cut
from the corners of his mouth up to his ears, known as the Glasgow smile.
Spanish police have not yet made any arrests and local reports say the
victim is showing little
He remains in a serious condition at Marbella’s Costa del Sol
Hospital, where he was admitted in
the early hours of Sunday morning.
A 36-YEAR-OLD woman has died after falling while climbing up the
outside of a building after
locking her keys in her third floor flat.
She plunged from the apartment block in Roquetas de Mar, Almeria.
Firefighters rescued her and she was rushed to intensive care but she
has since died from her
Police believe men suspected of connection to group which ‘flooded
Bournemouth in the UK with
cocaine’ have fled to Spain
Six members of the group were sentenced at Bournemouth Crown Court last week.
But four suspects fled after their arrest.
Jordan Phillips, 28, Lawrence Windle, 29, Lloyd Stokes, 32 and Daut
Danaj, 39, are wanted on
suspicion of conspiracy to supply class A drugs.
They were released on police bail but failed to answer bail last June.
Information can be passed anonymously to Crimestoppers.
A Spanish actor accused of ridiculing “God and the Virgin Mary” was
detained yesterday to be
questioned by a judge in the latest high profile case to raise free
Willy Toledo, a cinema and television actor who is facing a complaint
over a social media post last
year slamming the blasphemy prosecution of three women, has twice
failed to show up for
Oscar-winner Javier Bardem has spoken out in support of Toledo, 48,
warning that the country
risked a return to the repressive era of dictator Franco.
Toledo was denounced by the Spanish Association of Christian Lawyers.
The affair is one of a string of cases of artists being probed or
jailed for voicing their opinions in
Spain which has raised concerns about freedom of expression.