A British vacationer has been arrested on suspicion of raping his son’s girlfriend at a lodge in Magaluf.
The person was detained on the airport as he tried to flee after the lady informed investigators she had been raped after he snuck into her room in the course of the evening.
The older man is claimed to have stunned the lady – additionally believed to be British – after she fell asleep in her boyfriend’s room, whose interior door led to his father’s room.
The holidaymaker was detained at Palma Airport in Mallorca hours later after allegedly packing his baggage and making an attempt to depart the island in a rush.
In response to native reviews, the alleged rape sufferer, believed to be round 20 years outdated, fled the unnamed lodge and raised the alarm at a Civil Guard workplace close to the social gathering space of Punta Ballena in Magaluf.
Mallorcan every day Ultima Hora stated officers took a press release from her earlier than going to the lodge and discovering the person they had been searching for had already checked out of the lodge.
He was arrested at his boarding gate after allegedly ending his vacation early by suspending his return journey by shopping for a brand new ticket residence days earlier than his scheduled departure.
A coroner ordered his pre-trial detention after he was introduced earlier than the court docket for questioning at a closed session at which the alleged sufferer offered his model of occasions.
The Spanish Civil Guard has but to touch upon the incident and subsequent arrest, which is claimed to have taken place on Tuesday.
Courtroom officers couldn’t be reached this morning.
The identify of the detained man, believed to be round 45 years outdated, was not launched.
He has not but been formally charged with any crime, as is widespread in Spain, the place formal fees are solely laid shortly earlier than the trial.
In March, police arrested two males accused of robbing and sexually abusing a British vacationer in Magaluf.
The couple are stated to have torn the 25-year-old lady’s costume and underwear and stolen her designer watch and jewellery earlier than fleeing the scene when police arrived.
A police officer was injured when the suspects, two Colombians aged 19 and 24, resisted arrest.
The incident occurred within the early hours of March 3 close to a financial institution on a road in Magaluf, only a brief stroll from the well-known social gathering space of Punta Ballena.
The watch the Brit wore is claimed to have been price practically £2,000.
Final weekend, 5 cops had been injured and ten arrested in a mass brawl in Magaluf involving round 50 revelers early within the morning.
It was filmed how younger individuals hit one another and the police and threw rockets.
Portuguese soccer hooligans had been later described by investigators because the “primary group that began the brawl” that resulted in a Moroccan youth being crushed unconscious by a Romanian.