This week alone there have been four successful 'snatches' and at least five failed attempts outside shops, banks and in car parks.
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Three people were killed in the crash in April on the motorway near the Portals Nous exit.
When a swimmer found a flare, the Guardia Civil Tedax bomb squad was called in.
As to Saturday's fatal road accident which resulted in three deaths, police sources said today that excessive speed and loss of control by the driver are being blamed.