More than 30 homes have been targeted in the last 3 months

There has been a wave of break-ins of homes in the campo surrounding the town of Alcaucin in the last three months According to figures more than 30 home owners have reported break-ins during this period The robbers are targeting homes which are empty as the owners are not in Spain or a times when the owners are not in suggesting they are using a surveillance system to know the right time in which to enter the houses The robbers are also been less selective opting to take everything rather than targeting specific items such as jewelry, televisions, computers and other valuables The Guardia Civil have launched an investigation but as yet there have been no arrests

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