A 26 year old man has been arrested after allegedly killing his partner, a 39 year old Cuban woman, Ángeles, at their home in Tolosa, Guipuzcoa.
A 49 year old man turned himself in to the police on Saturday morning and confessed to killing his partner, a 49 year old Spanish woman, in the Valencian town of Guadassuar.
A 45 year old resident of Noguerones, a town in the municipality of Alcaudete (Jaén), is in custody after surrendering to the police following the death of his wife.
An 81 year old former Guardia Civil officer has been detained in connection with the violent death on Saturday of his 80 year old wife.
The Catalan police are investigating the violent death of a 26 year old woman at her home in Nou Barris, Barcelona, and are searching for the man who was living with her and has subsequently fled. This could be the third domestic violence fatality of the new year.
The Catalan police have located and arrested the husband of a 55 year old woman who was found dead at her home in L’Ametila de Merola, Barcelona, on Tuesday.
First indications are that a couple found dead at their home in Girona last night died as a result of a domestic dispute, the first one of 2012.
It has emerged that Inmaculada D.R., the woman stabbed and killed on Tuesday night in Marchena by her former partner had been mistreated since 2004.
A 30 year old woman in Marchena has become the sixtieth domestic fatality of the year, stabbed in the neck by her former partner.
A 71 year old Spanish man in Roquetas de Mar allegedly killed his 33 year old Russian wife using a shotgun and then took his own life according to the authorities. There was apparently no prior record of complaints of abuse or violence. This is the 59th domestic fatality of 2011 (14 in Andalucia) compared to 73 in 2010.