Guardia Civil in Colònia de Sant Pere. | A. Sepúlveda


An investigation has been launched into the death of a German man in Colònia de Sant Pere on Tuesday.

The 44-year-old victim suffered several blows to his body and at first it was thought he had been murdered.

After Officers examined the house and a forensic doctor examined the victim’s body, officials concluded that the bruises were likely caused by a fall in his home.

An autopsy will be performed at the Anatomical Institute this morning to confirm the cause of death.

The victim has not been named.