Those investigated were directed at populated areas and chose as victims elderly people
The little picture and the tocomocho scams continue to generate significant benefits. The Civil Guard has arrested a family clan, formed by 13 people and settled in the region of Madrid, dedicated to travel throughout Spain and swindling elderly people. Officials believe the number of victims may be much higher, since they tend not to report for shame.
The agents put at the beginning of November the called operation Valmocho, when they received a high number of complaints in the Madrid municipality of Pinto related to scams and swindles in this town. All of them were related and the way the authors was similar, what did suspect the researchers that it was an organized group.
Investigations led to the civil guards to Navalcarnero, where resides a male, who was the supposed to be the author of the scams. Starting from there, they began to investigate its most immediate circle to expose the entire clan.