Burglar helps cops arrest Spain sex abuse suspect
Spanish police say a burglar has helped them arrest a soccer
coach in southern Spain who they believe sexually abused some boys
Police said the burglar, who hid his identity from the police,
called to say that he had found videotapes during a robbery showing
the abuse. He said he would leave the evidence under a parked
After viewing the videos, police tracked down the suspect, a
local coach, and arrested him.
Police records revealed the suspect had reported a break-in nine
days earlier, saying that a burglar had stolen electronic equipment
but failing to mention a video camera and the tapes.
Police said in a statement Thursday they had identified four
victims who had suffered abuse for up to six years.