Mossos d’Esquadra arrested the ex-husband of the woman whose body was found in a dumpster on March 4. Granada of Penedes (Barcelona). That same day, investigators arrested the victim’s brother. And it seems that the case has been clarified. However, on April 28, Catalan police also arrested the woman’s ex-husband. This Wednesday, your ex-partner actually material author of this death.
The news that the person who killed this woman and left her body in the container was actually the ex-husband, turned this crime into a new murder case. sexist violence. And to the woman, this is the fifth woman to bury sexist violence in Catalonia in 2022.
a body in bad shape
Her body was found in a container arranged at the junction of the streets of Pau Casals and La Estació in La Granada del Penedès on Monday, March 4, at eleven o’clock. It was in such a bad condition that the people who discovered it initially mistook his body for a man.
But the researchers were able to identify it without any problems. And before the end of the day, they were additionally able to link this murder with the brother of the victim, who was arrested before the end of the day. The 4th Instruction Court of Vilafranca del Penedès (Barcelona) sent the accused to temporary prison a few days after taking his statement. It seemed that the case was closed for both the society and the press. However, the investigation, which has been kept secret until now, has continued. And on April 28, investigators arrested the woman’s ex-husband as well. The same court also sent him to prison. According to police sources, the two men would have been involved in the crime.
This latest arrest takes an unexpected turn in what has turned into a sexist murder case, making the victim the fifth woman to bury sexist violence in Catalonia in 2022. The previous four people were killed Martorell, Barcelona, Vilanova del Cami Y Lloret de Mar.
Since counting began in 2003, this number has grown to over a thousand. According to data from the Ministry of Equality, 84% of victims killed by emotional partners or ex-partners in Spain in 2020 did not go to the police.