United Nations International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women

United Nations International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women

A man has been arrested after allegedly stabbing his wife to death yesterday on the United Nations International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women.

The Colombian-born 29-year-old is suspected of murdering his partner from Leon, stabbing her in the neck during a row at an apartment in the San Isidro neighbourhood of Tenerife.

Her death is Spain’s 53rd gender violence killing this year.