For the sixth day in a row, the extensive device that searches for the two minors, Anna and Olivia, aged one and six, who disappeared since last Tuesday with their father Tomás Gimeno on the island of Tenerife continues this Monday, May 3, spreading down the west coast. Several lines of research continue to be open and no hypothesis is ruled out. Nevertheless, the verification that the father carried out an extensive collection of money in the days before the disappearance reinforces the possibility that he was planning an escape.
Investigators are following the money trail to try to shed light on the case. Right now, A transfer of 55,000 euros made between two accounts of Tomas Gimeno is investigated the day before disappearing.
Currently, the air and maritime service of the Civil Guard, as well as the Special Group for Underwater Activities (GEAS) and the Organic Unit of the Judicial Police, which is in charge of the investigation, participate in this search.e is supported by agents of the Central Operational Unit (UCO) arrived from Madrid.
In addition, other organizations such as Maritime Rescue or 112 of the Canary Islands support the search with a helicopter, according to the Civil Guard. All troops focus their efforts to find out some detail that leads them to the whereabouts of the girls and their father in the radius of action that extends along the west coast of Tenerife.
The investigation of this case is under secret and during the weekend the Court of First Instance and Instruction Number 3 of Güímar has issued an international search warrant for Tomás Gimeno and his daughters.
Also, right now An exhaustive and meticulous search is being carried out of the house in Igueste de Candelaria where the father resided. Agents from the Central Operational Unit specialized in difficult cases take part in the operation, which traveled from Madrid on Friday.
In the last days, the searches have happened in this house, as well as in other properties of Gimeno and his family, in which the agents have seized various materials.