Valencia: Spaniard arrested for racist aggression against Moroccan minor

A 38-year-old Spaniard has been arrested in Sagunto, in the province of Valencia. He is the alleged perpetrator of a racist attack on a minor of Moroccan descent in the wake of the attacks in Catalonia.

The 14-year-old boy was attacked in the street in August in Sagunto. The alleged perpetrator gave him two Spades, one against his thigh and one against his ribs.

"Go away from here, go to your own country, Saeed-Moor (Moro de Mierda, Moor is often used in Spanish for Moroccans)", said the man against the boy before he kicked him.

When he walked away he said, "if I see you again, I'll kill you". Hereinafter referred to as the man left and went to an ATM near to pins.

Police investigations led to the identification of the perpetrator and his arrest. He will now have to answer for the Spanish Court.

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