Police officer is stabbed in front of horrified tourists on packed beach in Spain

August 08, 2019

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A police officer was stabbed in front of a packed beach of horrified tourists while trying to make an arrest. Antonio Garrido was attacked by in broad daylight as he and several other officers tried to arrest men suspected of selling "illegal merchandise".

In a video shot Punta Umbría, Huelva on Wednesday, which has since gone viral, the police officer can be seen trying to defend himself after having fallen to the floor. Earlier, police officers had arrived to seize the goods confiscating one white wheelbarrow from a vendor who backed away with his hands up. For more on this story go to The Mirror