They’re Back on Sant Pere Mes Baix

December 4, 2015
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Witnessed today – December 4th, 2015 – on Sant Pere Mes Baix at 16hrs… the bird shit tactic applied to a group of hapless tourists.

Photo: Osamu Kaneko

Photo: Osamu Kaneko

Taking place in front of Clarins, formerly Schlecker, a shout went up as the assailant made his escape alongside Palau Alos.

The victim was left mopping residue from his jacket. The tactic, of course, is to spray something on the victim, cause distraction and then make off with the booty.

It has been a while since we’ve witnessed something happening in the city, things have improved, but this illustrates that we’re not yet finished with the thieves of old Barcelona town.


4 Responses to They’re Back on Sant Pere Mes Baix

  1. thiefhunter on December 4, 2015 at 11:22 pm

    Glad to see you back on the job. We’ve missed your reports and commentary.

  2. Eileen on February 7, 2016 at 6:54 pm

    On February 4, 2016 we were victims of the same tactic in Plaza de Catalunya

  3. birisi on April 26, 2016 at 11:34 pm

    Maybe you should carry a pepper gas spray on your hand–ready to attack any time–if you are in Barcelona. Better, never go to Barcelona if you don’t have to!

  4. Ollie on September 13, 2016 at 3:16 pm

    Girlfriend just had her bike stolen outside of Sellbytel, double locked and all, Insurance wont pay out because there was no threat of violence….. utter joke!!!!

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