A 67-year-old man died today and a 66-year-old woman was injured during an argument at number 26 carretera de Almería in El Palo.
The couple were in the process of separating. Both people suffered stab wounds but it is not yet known whether the woman attacked her husband or if she acted in self defence. An autopsy is being carried out, during which will determine the weapon used and the trajectory.
The woman is in hospital although her wounds are said to be minor.