He must also pay €30,000 compensation to the 18 women of Spanish, German, Swedish and British nationalities. Jose Carlos, originally from
On two occasions he tried to rape his victims, but failed as these managed to escape. Three of the victims were injured during the assaults and one of them was under 18. The first of the attacks occurred in September 2005, with two more in October and December that year.
Five women were assaulted each year between 2006 and 2008.
It is thought Jose Carlos who has been in prison since will serve nine years of his sentence.