The attacker is described as being around 5ft 7ins, dark-skinned and short-haired with an athletic build and a possible tattoo on one of his arms. One Spaniard reveals that 15 years ago when she became a prostitute "it was almost glamorous" with "many affluent, well-to-do clients. Meanwhile a Dutch woman who once appeared on television as a 'sex-pert' reveals how she operates as a 'prostitute mummy' to a number of women aged 30 - 40 in a carefully run business from her specially-built villa. The attacker fled the scene in his van after the terrifying assault. Though other estimates put the figure at just a quarter of that, one thing the authorities agree on is that 10 per cent of the prostitutes operating nationally are Spanish, with many entering the sex industry due to the present economic difficulties and lack of jobs. In all three cases, which all occured in Fuengirola, a man fled the scene in the same vehicle. Meanwhile in some leading resorts organised groups of women pose as prostitutes to target drunk tourists whom they try to entice to the beach, or away from busy streets, before stealing their belongings. He also used a screwdriver to threaten her. With a large double bedroom and playroom, fully equipped for erotic and dominatrix sessions in the basement, she aims to provide a safe and secure environment mainly to northern Europeans aged over The unnamed woman, in her 20s, was forced to perform sex acts on a white van driver after he thrust a screwdriver to her throat. Even some university students now trade in sex to help pay for their studies! When her friends began shouting at him, he is said to have calmly walked away and driven off in a white van. With an English speaking secretary answering the phone and taking bookings, the former erotic and fetish model who has lived in Spain for 16 years, now entertains only a few select clients herself. Last Sunday, another Spanish woman was attacked at 7am while walking home from a night out. Sources close to the case say the man was waiting for the victim in the back seat of her car. Spanish police have linked the attack with two others in the past month that have identical sickening details. Today, in an exclusive special four-page Prostitution in Spain News Analysis, a team of EWN reporters provide an exclusive insight into local aspects of the sex industry from Almeria to the Costa Blanca, from the Costa del Sol to Mallorca.