By Tara Rippin •
Published: 27 Apr 2020 • 12:18
HER husband, who reportedly fled from the house covered in blood, was arrested yesterday afternoon and will appear in court today.
The victim “was seriously injured” and remains in the Joan XXIII hospital in Tarragona with a “reserved prognosis.”
The municipal police and the Mossos d’Esquadra today confirmed the suspect, a 42-year-old man, fled with blood on his hands, although he was arrested shortly afterwards.
He is now being held in custody, and is expected to be brought before the courts in the next few hours, charged with attempted murder.
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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.
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