A man has shot dead his 48-year-old ex-partner and has run over the victim's daughter, who has been seriously injured, earlier this afternoon in Sant Joan les Fonts (La Garrotxa, Girona). The author of the murder managed to flee armed and the Catalan police activated the device Cage to close all roads in the region. Finally, the Mossos d'Esquadra have located the lifeless body of man in Montagut (Girona).
The events took place around three thirty in the afternoon on Cisteller Avenue in Sant Joan les Fonts. The agents of the Criminal Investigation Area of Girona have taken charge of the case. Until the place have been displaced many endowments of Mossos d'Esquadra and members of the Emergency Medical System (SEM), which have served the victims. The daughter who has been run over has been taken to the Josep Trueta hospital in Girona.
The man was 53 years old and was of Spanish nationality, neighbor of Campdevànol (Girona). The town of Sant Joan les Fonts has decreed three days of official mourning and has canceled the Fira de Bruixeria.