They spent their “holiday” there robbing tourists, especially children. A group of Muslim invaders from North Africa and the Ivory Coast who used a government “holiday bonus” to travel to the beach in the town of Alassio were arrested after robbing tourists.
Breitbart The seven Muslims, all aged from 18 to 22 are said to have targeted children. They stole mobile phones, money, and credit cards. The gang is said to live in Turin and came to the seaside town using money provided to them by the government.
According to police, many of the migrants already had criminal histories involving assaults and robberies. Investigators say the gang assaulted their victims by kneeing them in the stomach before beating and robbing them. Police had found stolen goods in the migrants’ hotel rooms, Il Giornale reports.
According to the newspaper, at least four of the victims had to seek hospital treatment for their injuries. Local police described the incidents as being reminiscent of the film A Clockwork Orange.
Police confirmed the gang was behind three robberies. They are currently investigating the migrants’ possible connection to another two thefts in the area. Investigations have also been launched to determine if the gang struck other municipalities in the nearby area, as well.
In 2018, it was reported that Nigerian migrant gangs have almost totally taken over the former tourist seaside town of Castel Volturno. The largely abandoned former seaside resort town of Castel Volturno north of Naples has been taken over by Nigerian gangs who run drug and prostitution rings.
The town has a total population of around 30,000 people, of which an estimated 20,000 are Muslim invaders, French news magazine L’Obs reports.