In the early hours of this Sunday, an active policeman killed his wife and then committed suicide in Ecuador, reports El Comercio. The event occurred during a strong fight in the couple’s apartment in the Quinindé canton, province of Esmeraldas.
The owners of the apartment were the ones who called the country’s security service, ECU 911, after hearing shots. Upon arrival at the scene of the crime, the Police found the body of the uniformed man without vital signs. The woman was seriously injured and was taken to a hospital, but she ended up losing her life.
The media details that the couple leaves a 5-year-old child in the orphanage.