The City Council of the town of Fuengirola in Malaga has decreed three days of official mourning for the murder with a knife of a 47-year-old Spanish woman that took place yesterday in the city, events that have resulted in the arrest of her ex-partner, a citizen of German origin. 50 years.
The mayor of the town, Ana Mula (PP), has expressed on social networks his dismay at the death of this woman and has expressed his support and affection to the family and friends of the deceased.
In repulsion for this crime, a concentration was held today at 12:00 a.m. at the gates of the City Hall of Fuengirola.
"Violence can not have a place in our society and we will continue to do everything on our part to end up once and for all with this scourge," the mayor wrote on her Twitter profile.
After 7:00 pm yesterday, the Police received several calls regarding a possible case of sexist violence in a house in Fuengirola, where the agents found the victim.
The Emergencias 112 Andalucía service registered at the same time the call of a private person who requested help for a woman who had suffered an attack in a house on San Salvador Street, according to her son.
The 112 mobilized its troops, who confirmed the death of the victim and treated minor injuries to his son, a minor of 16 years.
According to Efe police sources reported today, the aggression that caused the death of the woman occurred in front of the son of both.
The Police began the search for the ex-partner of the victim as possible perpetrator of the events, whom the agents located shortly after at the Costa del Sol Hospital in Marbella (Málaga), where he had come because he had some wound.
According to the sources, there are no previous reports of the victim against his ex-partner or restraining orders.
The detainee is in the Fuengirola Police Station and will be brought to court within the next few hours.