A 58-year-old woman of Spanish nationality has died in Estepona (Malaga) at the hands of her partner, a 55-year-old citizen of the United Kingdom, who is being detained and admitted to a hospital after injuring himself.
Police sources have told Efe that the crime was committed yesterday at 11:45 pm on Saturday and they have assured that it is a case of gender violence in the municipality. According to the sources, there are no previous reports of mistreatment of the victim.
With this murder, there are already 13 women who have died at the hands of their partners since it began in 2019. Since the victims were counted in 2013, 989 women have been murdered.