Man who threatened to kill a girl on street in Silves made formal defendant

in Algarve, News, Crime · 23-03-2021 09:34:00 · 1 Comments

A 26-year-old man, who threatened to kill a 24-year-old girl with a gun on the street in Silves, in February, was made a formal defendant on Monday, March 22, by the GNR.

As part of an investigation into the case officers carried out house searches and a vehicle and seized a 6.35mm caliber pistol, 24 bullets, a shot of ham and a stick. The case has been referred to Silves Judicial Court.

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