On 9th May at 0320 hrs the Military Intervention Detachment of the National Guard Faro arrested a 38 years person for the crime of robbery.
During an anti-crime patrol in Albufeira a report was received from the owner of a restaurant located in one of the busiest arteries of the city stating that someone had broken into the restaurant.
When the GNR intervention unit arrived they found broken glass to the exterior door of the restaurant and discovered the suspect still inside.
The detainee was apprehended in the kitchen of the restaurant. It was discovered that extensive damage had been caused to the inside the property, including a computer and the cash register.
A search of the suspect was carried out and € 565 in notes and coins from the cash register was found and seized.
The person was arrested and will appear in court.