The head of a lottery office, number 17 in the capital of Lugo, located in a shopping center, disappeared last Friday supposedly with part of the collection of the Christmas and El Niño draws, an amount greater than 91,000 euros, reports Efe.
It was the two employees of this business who reported the situation to the National Policel, given that they had no news of their superior nor cash in order to face the payment of the prizes.
Sources of the Delegation of Lotteries and State Bets in Lugo have confirmed to the press that there is no news about where this man may be and, for the moment, has not transcended if his family filed a complaint for the disappearancen.
Thus, the Delegation of Lotteries and State Gambling in Lugo has taken the decision of close "cautiously" this branch, which already accumulates a debt exceeding 124,000 euros, given that the initial amount must be added another 33,000 euros that the owner should have paid this week.
In addition, this afternoon is scheduled the arrival of inspection staff of Lotteries and Bets, the central -located in Madrid- to audit the real situation of the administration.
The National Police has indicated to EFE that it has no news about the whereabouts of this lottery, a neighbor of the municipality of Pantón of 53 years.