Safety device of the Sanfermines 2019
The National Police detains a sex offender wanted by the German authorities
▪ At the time of the arrest the male actively resisted, so he had to be reduced by the agents
08-July-2019.- Agents of the National Police have arrested U.O. in the Navarrese town of Ansoain, a Nigerian national and 27 years of age, wanted since 2018 by the German authorities for a crime of sexual assault in Germany.
The investigators of the Provincial Brigade of the Judicial Police of Pamplona received information from Europol in which they stated that the person sought could be found in Navarra. In the information received through the mechanisms of international police cooperation reported that the now detained had threatened with a firearm and raped a young woman in the city of Munich (Germany), in September last year.
Also, the investigators found out that the fugitive was allegedly related to another sexual assault on a young woman in a disco in the town of Torrejon de Ardoz (Madrid), recently committed.
Given that he was a dangerous sexual aggressor, the Superior Headquarters of Navarra immediately informed the rest of the police forces of the Autonomous Community and a special investigation service was set up, within the framework of the Sanfermines security system. 2019, tending to verify the presence of the fugitive in Pamplona and proceed to arrest him.
Finally, the search could be located in the town of Ansoain. At the time of the arrest the male actively resisted, so he had to be reduced by the agents. The protocol for the extradition of the detainee to Germany has already been activated.