On 29th January in the evening GNR Portimão arrested two Portuguese citizens aged 17 and 19 years for the theft of items from residence.

The arrests took place in Mexilhoeira Grande, when those arrested were caught in the act of stealing from a second property having already removed property from another.  The culprits broke into the properties by scaling walls and breaking windows. The GNR discovered a car nearby with several stolen items inside including a ceramic hob oven, an extractor hood, an electric oven and various kitchen objects in zinc and copper, as well as objects used carryout the theft.