Editions:  Austria · Denmark · France · Germany · Italy · Norway · Spain · Sweden · Switzerland

Woman found stabbed to death in Vienna

Share this article

Woman found stabbed to death in Vienna
13:52 CET+01:00
The body of a woman has been found in an apartment in Vienna's 20th district. Unconfirmed media reports say that she was stabbed to death by one of her sons on Tuesday.

A report in the Kronen Zeitung says that the woman, a pensioner, had a violent argument with her 45-year-old son on Tuesday evening.

The alleged perpetrator is reported to have confessed the murder to his brother, after having spent the night with his mother's body in her apartment in Gasteigergasse. His brother then called the police.

Get notified about breaking news on The Local

Share this article

From our sponsors

Change the world with a master's degree from Sweden's Linköping University

Master's students at world-leading Linköping University (LiU) aren't there simply to study. They solve real-world problems alongside experts in fields that can create a better tomorrow. Do you have what it takes to join them?