AN 18-year-old who allegedly robbed a bank in Nijar has been arrested by Guardia Civil officers after reportedly finding him hiding under a table.
Police made their way to the branch after receiving notification from its alarm system, triggered during robberies.
Officers went inside the bank and found the alleged robber hiding under a table.
The suspect reportedly attempted to flee before police tried to stop him, resulting in a scuffle between him and an officer.
Police claimed the suspect was found carrying merchandising material from the bank, as well as two watches, keys, a memory stick and a €10 note. Proceedings have been sent to a court in Almeria.