Escaped AK47 Afghan man arrested in Arroyo

  • The man is wanted in connection with a shooting in Copenhagen

A 24-year-old man of Afghan nationality has been arrested by police in Arroyo de la Miel on behalf of authorities in Denmark, where the detainee is wanted in connection with the shooting of a man with an AK47 in Copenhagen.

The man, allegedly part of an organised gang, was held on Monday near to Parque de la Paloma in response to an international arrest warrant, police sources said. He was in possession of a fake Bulgarian driving licence.