A two-year-old girl was killed by her father in Alzira in Valencia Province on Sunday evening, after a row between the child’s parents.
The 28-year-old Romanian national is said to have cut the child’s throat before hurling himself out of the window of the family’s second-floor flat.
Although paramedics were unable to save the girl’s life, her father suffered only minor injuries, as he landed on a parked car, which broke his fall.
The girl’s mother, who is also Romanian, was not at home at the time, but had to be treated for shock at the scene before being taken to hospital.
The killing is thought to have been a ‘revenge crime’ in response to a dispute between the couple, who were still living together at the time of the child’s death. murdered.