A 36-year-old woman has been murdered in Palma, according to sources of the National Police, after being allegedly stabbed by her ex-girlfriend in the parking lot of a store in the center of the capital. The facts have occurred in the first hour pm of this Friday when the aggressor, also of 36 years, has nailed a knife in the chest to the woman in the parking lot of a well-known furniture store and has tried to give herself The escape.
The victim, who has been treated on site by the health services displaced to the area, had several stab wounds in the thorax and the doctors have not been able to do anything to save his life, despite attempts to resuscitate him. The agents have seized the knife with which the detainee committed the assault and was on the floor of the parking lot of the store.
The aggressor has fled as soon as he commits the attack, but it has been followed by some citizens who were in the parking lot and who have managed to hold him until the arrival of several patrols of the National Police and the Local Police. The man is arrested in the dungeons of the High Police Headquarters of the National Police of Palma accused of a crime of homicide. It is the first crime of sexist violence that occurred in Mallorca in 2018.
If this case is confirmed, There are already 44 deaths due to sexist violence so far this year, 973 women murdered by their partners or ex-partners since 2003 when the preparation of official statistics began.
The number of assistance to victims of gender violence is the 016. It leaves no trace on the phone bill, although it must be removed from the call log.