The Algerian man, who was living in
He used the credit cards to purchase goods amounting to €9,000 at La Cañada Shopping Centre. When he was arrested, he offered the Marbella Local Police officers €3,000 if they would let him go free.
When they refused, he insulted them. He was carrying designer clothes, a wallet, purses, a mobile phone and €5,651 from the robberies at the time of his arrest.
He will also have to pay a €5,200 fine for theft, forgery, coercion and altering public order, as well as paying €9,000 compensation to the victims.