The 84-year-old man arrested for killing his 81-year-old wife on Tuesday, in the house where they both lived in the Madrid district of Moratalaz, has assured the agents that he killed her with several blows to the head "out of jealousy," police sources have reported.
The aggression It occurred this Tuesday, a few minutes after 8:00 p.m., when 112 received the neighborhood notice that a woman, Consuelo ML, was asking for help from the window of her home shouting "He's going to kill me, he's going to kill me. ", and a National Police patrol immediately moved to the place, located at number 1 Montpellier street.
Upon arrival, lThe health workers treated and stabilized the woman, who had a severe head injury. She was intubated and transferred in serious condition to Hospital Doce de Octubre, explained a spokeswoman for Emergencias Madrid. There he died tonight due to his age and the severity of his injuries.
For its part, The National Police arrested the alleged murderer, Eduardo, who opened the door of the house to the agents and acknowledged what had happened, even assuring that he did so out of "jealousy" because he suspected that his wife "saw and spoke with other men in the neighborhood ".
According to the neighbors, this was not the case. And they assure that they had heard previous discussions of the couple, so their relationship is not currently going through a good time. The confessed murderer left handcuffed calm and without showing regret for what happened. It will soon go to court.
They are both Spanish and were married, with a child in common, and had been living in that apartment for more than 40 years. Therefore, it would be a new case of gender violence, the sixth in the Community of Madrid so far this year and the number 20 in all of Spain. In principle, there were no previous complaints by the woman against him or restraining orders.