Brit arrested on child sex warrant
A 37-year-old British man wanted by the police in the UK was arrested in Gran Canaria after a tip-off.
The suspect was being sought to answer accusations of a crime of sexual exploitation of children.
The National Police in Maspalomas were watching a shopping and leisure centre in Playa del Inglés when the man was spotted.
He was the subject of a European order of arrest and surrender issued by the authorities of the United Kingdom.
The man was taken into custody before being handed over to the judicial authority.