On 2nd May 2014 a dispute arose between customers at the Casa de Pasto a Moagram restaurant on the EN125 in Alcantarilha, which resulted in a 30 year old man being stabbed twicce in the back with a ktchen knife. The owner of the restaurant a lady aged 60 years was also injured when she tried to intervene.
The victim is believed to be an off duty security guard at a night club in Albufeira. The victims were taken to hospital and the Judicial Police have opened an investigation for Attempted Murder. Customers were questioned and two persons aged about 20 years subject to formal interrogation by the Judicial Police.