POLICE have arrested a student from the University of the
His first robbery in
And on January 7 this year police say he tried to rob a bank in Inca but there was no money in the till so he calmly walked away with nothing.
His last hold up allegedly took place the following day at a bank in
Guardia Civil and National Police had been on his trail, but while investigations were ongoing and in-between hold-ups, Jorge continued his life as normal.
He eluded the first attempts to arrest him in Palma when police spotted Jorge walking down a street near his Cala Major. Officers described Jorge as a ‘greyhound’ as he ran off, jumping over a five metre wall.
But two days later, last Friday, Jorge’s double-life finally came to an end when he was arrested by Guardia Civil in Porto Colom while visiting his mother.
He tried to escape in a van but was arrested together with his mother and sister.
His mother and sister were charged and later released on bail.
By Nicole Hallett