The National Police are investigating the

death this Sunday of an old woman by a knife

at her home in

Puente de Vallecas



), allegedly at the hands of her husband, who also apparently had self-inflicted wounds, according to police sources.

The corpse of the


woman, a

Spanish national

, was found this Sunday at 10.30 am at her home at

number 4 Benadalid Street

in Puente de Vallecas, in what could be the first sexist murder of the year in the Community of Madrid.

The woman

had several stab wounds

caused by a knife to the abdomen and chest at the level of the heart.

Doctors could only confirm his death.


neighbors who alerted to the 112

that had long been without news of marriage, according to sources 112 Emergency Community of Madrid.

In the place

also was her husband of 84 years apparently injuring the autoinglingidas in the abdomen


He was transferred with a very serious prognosis to the Gregorio Marañón Hospital.

The man is

hospitalized as a detainee for the homicide,

according to these same sources.

Citizen Security signs that have cordoned off the area and the Group of Violent Crimes of the Scientific Police Brigade have been transferred to the scene of the events to carry out a technical police inspection of the scene.

Group VI of Homicides of the Judicial Police Brigade investigates what happened and the

first hypotheses indicate that it is a sexist crime

, the first of the year in the Community of Madrid.

It is the

second violent death in the region

after the homicide last Friday morning of a man on Alhambra Street in the Latina district after a fight, but the first of the year due to sexist violence.

According to the criteria of The Trust Project

Know more

  • Madrid

  • Gender violence

Events The man who murdered his ex-partner in front of his children in Torrejón had a restraining order and a complaint for abuse

Very seriously injured a man in his 40s after receiving six stab wounds in a Madrid portal

Madrid Very seriously injured a man in his 40s stabbed in a Madrid portal

See links of interest

  • Coronavirus

  • Wolverhampton Wanderers - West Bromwich Albion

  • Bologna - Verona

  • Leeds United - Brighton and Hove Albion

  • West Ham United - Burnley

  • Torino - Spezia