Son arrested after woman found stabbed to death at the family home in Spain’s capital, Madrid

A WOMAN was found stabbed to death at her home in Madrid and police have arrested her son in connection with her murder.

SUMMA 112 mobile ICU arrived at the scene yesterday just after 7pm, but were unable to save the victim, who had been stabbed “at least five times.”

The Guardia Civil has arrested a 29-year-old man for allegedly stabbing his mother, 60, to death in the town of Manzanares El Real, sources confirmed.

A murder team is now trying to establish a motive for the death.

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Tara Rippin

Tara Rippin is a reporter for Spain’s largest English-speaking newspaper, Euro Weekly News, and is responsible for the Costa Blanca region.
She has been in journalism for more than 20 years, having worked for local newspapers in the Midlands, UK, before relocating to Spain in 1990.
Since arriving, the mother-of-one has made her home on the Costa Blanca, while spending 18 months at the EWN head office in Fuengirola on the Costa del Sol.
She loves being part of a community that has a wonderful expat and Spanish mix, and strives to bring the latest and most relevant news to EWN’s loyal and valued readers.

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