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Over 20 arrested as province-wide hashish network is broken up

Guardia Civil in Mijas.
Guardia Civil in Mijas. / SUR
  • The gang has been using the Malaga coast as an entry point before distributing across Europe

More than 20 people have been arrested as part of a province-wide police operation to bring down a criminal network dedicated to the trafficking of hashish.

The gang has been using the Malaga coast as an entry point for the drug before distributing across Europe.

The Guardia Civil has set up operations in Mijas, Torre del Mar, Fuengirola and Marbella and expects to make further arrests.