Murder alarm in Mürzzuschlag in Styria: In the afternoon, a seriously injured woman was found in the basement of an apartment building. The 34-year-old died just a few minutes later. Your partner is considered an urgent suspect. The investigation is ongoing.
The year is not yet a month old, but in Styria there is obviously already the first femicide to mourn. In Mürzzuschlag, the emergency services were called to an apartment building at around 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday. In the basement they found a badly injured, bloodied 34-year-old woman with multiple stab wounds. Rescue attempts were initiated immediately, but help came too late. The Austrian died on the spot. Dispute with ex-partners The tragic accident was preceded by a violent argument between the woman and her partner, as the Styrian state police announced. This dispute had also led to witnesses calling the police. “The 33-year-old, who also lived in an apartment with the victim, is considered an urgent suspect. He was arrested and is now being questioned,” said police spokesman Fritz Grundnig of “Krone” on Tuesday evening. Another man arrested However, a 44-year-old Afghan who lives in the same apartment building on the outskirts of the city was also arrested: “What is his relationship to the two We first have to determine whether he has anything to do with the course of events,” says Grundnig. But the man could be connected to the crime. The investigations are likely to last all night. Further details about the homicide and the possible course of events are expected to be announced on Wednesday.