An Italian mafia fugitive on the run for twenty years was captured by cops in Spain after being recognized on Google.
Gioacchino Gammino was discovered to be living under a phony name in the community of Galapagar after he was found on Google Map’s Road Sight function.
The 61-year-old previous mafia employer from Sicily had actually been detailed as an unsafe fugitive by Italy’s indoor ministry.
According to nationwide media, Gammino was living as a greengrocer and also chef in the Spanish community near Madrid. He was jailed after a two-year joint procedure in between Italian and also Spanish authorities.
An picture offered on Google shows up to reveal a guy that appears like Gammino outside a fruit store in Galapagar in July 2018.
At the time of his apprehension in December, Gammino apparently asked cops, “Exactly how did you discover me? I have not also telephoned my family members for ten years.”
The fugitive was very first restrained in Barcelona on fees of murder and also medicine trafficking in the late 1990s yet inexplicably left from a Rome jail in 2002. He is anticipated to be extradited to Italy following month.
In March in 2014, a participant of an Italian mafia gang was likewise jailed in the Dominican Republic after his tattoos were identified on a YouTube food preparation video clip