The City Council strongly condemns and shows its institutional rejection in what allegedly could be a new case of sexist violence that occurred this past Saturday in the town of Dos Hermanas in Seville, in which a 67-year-old woman was allegedly murdered by her husband. 68, who called 112 to report the crime.
The alleged perpetrator advised that he had committed the murder in the family home;
and a daughter of the deceased called the same emergency number shortly after to alert of the event.
Immediately they moved to the place of the effective event of the Public Company of Sanitary Emergencies (EPES), of the Local and National Police, who have found the woman already dead in the ground of the house.
Elmarido was in the house and has been detained by the operations of the National Corps of Displaced Police to the house, located in the neighborhood of Las Portadas, in the southwest of the town, a residential point with terraced houses on two floors.
The National Police activated the judicial protocol to clarify the circumstances of the event, and has transferred the detainee to the local police station.
The guard judge of Dos Hermanas has moved to the house for the removal of the body.
The body of the woman presents several blows to the head, possibly delivered with the handle of an ax.
The investigatory court of Dos Hermanas has taken over the investigation, which is under summary secrecy.
If it is confirmed that the woman has been murdered by her husband, she would be the first victim of sexist violence this year in the province of Seville and the second in Andalusia.
Since the beginning of the year four women have been killed by their partners or ex-partners in our country, where there is also another case in research.