'Belgian kills his 87-year-old wife with a hammer'

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Oostrozebeke – On Monday afternoon, the lifeless body of a

was found in a house in the Molstenstraat in Oostrozebeke. year old woman. According to the Flemish public broadcaster VRT, the woman was beaten to death with a hammer by her husband. The victim’s husband has been arrested.


It was immediately clear that the victim had been violently killed. An investigating judge was immediately appointed. The victim’s brother-in-law discovered the drama when he came by to deliver groceries. He immediately called the emergency services, but they couldn’t do anything for the woman anymore.

The victim’s husband, a man of 87 year, was arrested. He was questioned by the police on Monday evening. An autopsy on the victim’s body will also follow on Tuesday. Later, the husband will be brought before the investigating judge who will decide on his further arrest.

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