A 42-year-old man with a “long criminal record”, referred to as dangerous for six dozen crimes and who was escaped from prison, was arrested on Friday in Esposende, the GNR of Braga revealed today.

In a statement, the National Republican Guard states that “the detainee had a long criminal record, and had pending four arrest warrants for serving a prison sentence.”

The 42-year-old man was “connotated as a dangerous individual, referred to in more than six dozen criminal cases, namely for theft, driving without legal clearance, domestic violence and threats”.