A WOMAN of 71 years of age has been found dead in her Murcia home, believed to have been murdered by her 75-year-old husband.
Police found out that the victim’s husband immediately committed suicide afterwards by throwing himself under a train.
Officers alerted the couple’s daughter after they found her father dead on the railway line today at 13.00hrs, and she went to her parents’ home to tell her mother what had happened.
She then found her mother’s body, bearing signs of violence.
The cause of her death has not been revealed, and police say there are no previous reports from the couple of domestic violence, nor any injunctions or restraining orders.