The accusation of murder with particular cruelty was heard on Monday by a partner of a 25-year-old woman murdered in Gdańsk. Prosecutor Mariusz Duszyński from the District Prosecutor’s Office in Gdańsk said that an application for the temporary arrest of the 29-year-old would be sent to the court. The prosecutor confirmed that there were children in the apartment when the tragedy took place. They are currently in the municipal care center.
The report of the death of a 25-year-old woman in one of the flats in the Zielony Trójkąt estate in Gdańsk was received by the police on Sunday around 11am. According to prosecutor Mariusz Duszyński from the District Prosecutor’s Office in Gdańsk, the police detained the 29-year-old man after arriving at the site. It was a resident of Gdańsk.
– The man was standing in front of the house where the incident took place in only his underwear and he was bloodied. He’s the victim’s partner, said the prosecutor.
In an interview with a TVN24 reporter, Duszyński added that the policemen who came to the scene found traces of blood in three different rooms. According to the prosecutor’s office, the body and head of the woman had many cuts and stab wounds. The prosecutor announced that a 25-year-old woman was autopsied on Monday.
The charge of homicide with particular cruelty. There will also be an application for temporary arrest
The investigation is carried out by officers of the Municipal Police Headquarters in Gdańsk under the supervision of the Gdańsk-Oliwa District Prosecutor’s Office.
On Monday, the prosecutor’s office charged the man with manslaughter with particular cruelty. He is facing life imprisonment. – The prosecutor decided to charge the murder with particular cruelty, based on the expert’s opinion, who found on the victim’s body several dozen stab wounds and cuts, mainly in the area of the head and face. Today, an application for the temporary arrest of the man will be submitted to the court – said prosecutor Duszyński.
The 29-year-old detainee had blood taken for tests because, according to preliminary information from the police, he might have been under the influence of intoxicants.
Prosecutor’s office: the woman’s children were in the apartment
According to unofficial information from RMF FM, the 29-year-old was to fatally stab his partner with two knives. According to the station, the police were to be notified by one of the family members whom the woman called during a domestic row asking for help.
The prosecutor confirmed on Monday that there were children in the apartment when the tragedy took place. – In fact, the children of the deceased: one and a half and four years old were at the scene. The children were handed over to the employees of the Municipal Family Support Center in Gdańsk. They are staying there, waiting for the biological family to come in or, if there is no such family, appointing a foster family to provide further care for these children – added Duszyński.
Main photo source: PAP / Marcin Gadomski