Policeman held for puncturing tyres on A-7

  • More than 40 lorries were damaged in the Barcelona area earlier this month

A 51-year-old policeman on sick leave has been held in connection with a wave of burst tyres on lorries driving on the A-7 motorway in Barcelona province.

On 1 December 13 lorries were damaged and four days later a further 30 had their tyres burst by an objects on the surface, causing hold ups.