A 43-year-old woman was stabbed by her boyfriend in the parish of Cascais and Estoril. The crime will have occurred in the victim’s home, last Friday at around 22:45.
According to a PSP source, the victim was assisted on the spot and later transported to the Hospital de Santa Maria.
Contacted by TVI, source from the hospital unit confirms that the victim died last Monday, as a result of the injuries.
When the authorities arrived, the children were not at the residence, but were in the vicinity of it. Both were uninjured, but ended up receiving psychological support while still in the theater of operations.
The suspect fled the scene, but ended up surrendering to authorities around 00:00 on Tuesday, at a PSP police station in the South Bank, adds the same source.
The man must now answer for the crime of murder in the attempted form.