Etiqueta 'Murder'

Crime

Thirteen years for murder after drunken argument

A discussion between the two men became ever more heated. It was over money and food, and both men were "very drunk".

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter02/03/2017 00:00

Majorca

Jobs, rentals and death: the week in Majorca

The great tourism debate focused on employment, plans were afoot for rentals' websites to charge the tourist tax, promotion of golf seemed halfhearted, and another woman lost her life at the hands of her partner.

Andrew Ede20/11/2016 00:00

Crime

Palma man arrested for beating his partner to death

He admitted to having killed the woman by hitting her on the head with a blunt object.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter16/11/2016 00:00

Crime

Suspected murderer of Irish gang member arrested on Costa del Sol

It was the murder in Malaga last year that led to further killings, one of them Trevor O'Neill in Majorca last month.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter14/09/2016 00:00

Costa de la Calma

Crime

Irishman shot dead in Costa de la Calma

The Guardia's criminal police suspect that the victim may have been mistaken for someone else.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter18/08/2016 00:00

Crime

Jury finds husband guilty of murdering his wife on beach

The couple had gone for a swim and, on leaving the water, began arguing - evidence of a violent discussion was found in the sand by forensics.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter01/07/2016 00:00

Latest headlines

Murder, Magalluf and sun loungers: the week in Majorca

Almost inevitably Magalluf hit the news for the wrong reasons, Puerto Pollensa grabbed the headlines in a way no one would have hoped and animal welfare was high on the agenda.

Monitor05/06/2016 00:00

Crime

Murdered woman went to the Guardia hours before stabbing

The Guardia command headquarters has opened an internal investigation to establish if procedures were followed correctly.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter01/06/2016 00:00

Crime

Balearics fall silent for murdered woman

"He replied very quietly and in perfect Spanish that he was a murderer and had killed her because she was a bitch."

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter30/05/2016 00:00

Crime

Woman stabbed to death in Puerto Pollensa

Witnesses heard the woman screaming for help and shouting that she was being killed.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter29/05/2016 00:00

Crime

Murder victim shot dead with second bullet when he was on the floor

Ferra had apparently been pressurising and trying to convince his ex-wife to come back to him.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter13/05/2016 00:00

Latest headlines

Tax agency "war", tourist VAT and a murder: the week in Majorca

The national tax agency declared war on undeclared property rental income, a national law on IVA (VAT) was added to the tourist tax and there was a particularly unpleasant murder in Cala Millor.

Monitor10/04/2016 00:00

Crime

Russian murder suspect being held on remand

It was also revealed that Svetlana Batukova had apparently offered money to someone to kill her husband.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter04/04/2016 00:00

Crime

Russian woman detained over violent Cala Millor murder

The woman had seemingly attempted to cut off the end of the arm and had intended to give this to the dog.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter02/04/2016 00:00

Crime

Son Servera shows its respects to murdered 19-year-old

The 22-year-old boyfriend of Victoria was yesterday ordered to be held in custody by the courts in Manacor, accused of murder.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter13/03/2016 00:00

Latest headlines

Princess, Palma's name and a shocking death: the past week in Majorca

There was a death in Costa de la Calma and there was the tragedy drama of Princess Cristina. Sandwiched between these were the fuss over a restaurant, Palma's name and convention centre and, let it never be neglected, the weather.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter31/01/2016 00:00

Warren Lyttle when appearing at court.

Crime

British suspect maintains it was a “sex game which got out of control”

Guardia Civil investigators maintain that the death occurred following a heated row over money.

Humphrey Carter25/01/2016 00:00

Crime

British man arrested over Costa Calma murder detained without bail

The accused suggested that what had occurred had been the consequence of a sadomasochistic sex game that had got out of hand.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter24/01/2016 00:00