The Mossos d’Esquadra investigate a new crime of sexist violence in Lloret de Mar (Girona). A man killed his partner this morning and later appeared at the local police station in the municipality, where he confessed to the crime.
The Mossos received the notice after 11 o’clock this Monday and they have moved to the scene of the events together with members of the Mossos criminal investigation area, which has taken over the investigation. The corpse, of a middle-aged woman with signs of violence, has been found inside a flat located in the area of the seafront of this Catalan municipality.
The local police have arrested the suspect as the alleged perpetrator of a crime of homicide, they have transferred the case to the Mossos, which will investigate the cause of death, and it is expected that this morning the judicial procession will arrive to remove the body.
Not counting the victim of this Monday, a total of seven women have been murdered by their partners so far this year in Catalonia, according to the balance of the Ministry of Health, Social Services and Equality.