Cowboy hat gives away alleged card thief in Fuengirola

A distinctive hat.
A distinctive hat. / sur
  • Police tracked the use of the stolen cards and identified the man from CCTV

Police in Fuengirola were able to track down a man who allegedly stole various items, including tools and a wallet, from a building site because of his distinctive cowboy hat.

Police tracked the use of stolen credit cards and were able to find the alleged perpetrator on CCTV. Despite not being able to see his face, the man was known to police and he was still wearing the hat and the same clothes when they arrested him.