Madrid: Spanish prosecutors are demanding a 15-year sentence for a person who strangled his mom, chopped up her physique then ate her stays who went on trial in Madrid this week.
Often called the “cannibal of Ventas” after the district the place police found the blood-stained flat containing some grisly stays, the suspect – Albert S.G. – is on trial for homicide and desecrating a physique.
In line with the indictment, the incident occurred in early 2019 when the suspect had a row along with his 69-year-old mom on the flat they shared in Ventas subsequent to Madrid’s well-known bullring.
In the course of the confrontation, he strangled his mom then dragged her into her bed room the place he used a noticed and two kitchen knives to chop her up “in an effort to do away with the physique”, it stated.
“As soon as he had began reducing up the physique, he started consuming the stays over the course of about 15 days, storing different components in varied plastic containers round the home and within the fridge,” it stated.
He additionally put a number of the stays into plastic luggage and threw them into the bin.
Testifying in court docket on Wednesday, a police officer who entered the flat stated the suspect instructed them he had eaten a number of the stays uncooked, whereas others components he had cooked or given to the canine, native media reported.
The suspect was arrested on February 23, 2019, after police turned as much as inquire after his mom who had been reported lacking by a pal, native media stories stated on the time.
Requested on the door if his mom was inside, he stated she was, and allow them to in.
“We discovered a hellish scene,” an unidentified police officer instructed Telecinco information channel, with police saying the suspect was recognized for having drug points.
Prosecutors need him jailed for 15 years and have referred to as for him to pay 90,000 euros ($110,000) in compensation to his older brother.