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Man caught dumping illegally at notorious spot by Malaga airport

The illegal tip in San Julián with accumulated rubbish and debris.
The illegal tip in San Julián with accumulated rubbish and debris. / SUR
  • Recently several sites have become blackspots for fly tipping and police have launched a surveillance operation

He is not the only culprit, but police have caught a man in the act of dumping construction debris at a blackspot for illegal fly tipping close to Malaga Airport.

Recently several locations in the area of San Julián, near the end of the runaway, behind Plaza Mayor shopping centre, have become favoured places for the unsightly activity. After local residents' complaints, the police started a surveillance operation.

The man caught is a freelance builder and could be fined between 750 and 1,500 euros. He has claimed he had found out about the site on the recommendation of a friend.