A MAN has committed suicide after injuring his ex-partner with a knife in L’Alcora in the Spanish area of Castellon the Euro Weekly News understands.
The alleged aggressor turned a gun on himself after wounding his former partner in the face and neck in a vicious incident.
The 50-year old victim was taken to hospital for treatment, but her wounds are not life threatening.
The Guardia Civil in Spain has opened an investigation into both the suicide death and the attack on his ex partner.
It has left horror amongst neighbours and town residents who are appalled by what seems to be domestic violence not normally associated with the Spanish town.
Close sources in the region say the rumour is the man after feeling guilty battering his ex partner in a rage of jealously turned the gun on himself and shot himself in the mouth but police have yet to confirm the exact circumstances, whilst a report is due to the courts after the investigation is concluded.
A statement has been taken from the victim whilst being treated in hospital for her wounds.