The National Police have detained flamenco singer Diego El Cigala in a hotel in Madrid for an alleged crime of gender violence, which occurred in Jerez de la Frontera, according to sources from the investigation. The arrest took place last night at the Hotel Catalonia Atocha, located at number 81 Atocha street in the capital.
After being arrested, the cantaor spent the night at the Central Police Station. He is accused of alleged mistreatment that occurred in Jerez de la Frontera.
Diego el Cigala has a career of more than 25 years in music, with approximately twelve record productions that have received Grammy nominations and platinum records.