A father, who had stabbed and killed his 8-year-old son, turned himself in to the Guardia Civil in Almería yesterday evening.
The incident took place yesterday a little before 16.15h in the family home on Calle del Mar in Balerma in El Ejido when neither the mother nor other child, a 12-year-old son, were at home.
According to the police, the father, after stabbing his son, had phoned the police to say what had happened and then turned himself in.
The police had immediately alerted the ambulance service but when they arrived there was nothing that they could do for the child.
(News: Balerma, El Ejido, Almeria, Andalucia)