THE mysterious deaths of three farmers within the Spanish countryside has raised suspicions amongst police investigators that there could also be a serial killer at work in Spain.
On January 5, an 84-year-old man named Ramon Rossell was discovered useless on his farm by his spouse. Rossell had gone to prune his fruit timber on the property, situated in Vilanova de la Barca in Lleida province, however was found to have been violently crushed to dying.
In response to Spanish press studies, the person had no points with anybody else and the one factor that went lacking from his property was his automotive, an Opel Astra.
The thriller deepened, nevertheless, when one other Opel Astra was found deserted after the dying of Rossell in Lleida metropolis, some 12 kilometres away.
Police checks revealed that the automobile belonged to Jose Luis Aguado, 80, who had additionally been discovered useless in unusual circumstances on his farmland within the municipality of Ribaforada within the Navarra area, on December 21 of final 12 months.
A 3rd killing, that of 68-year-old Pedro Oyon on November 22, in an olive grove in Tudela, Navarra, may be related, based on the police.
Police investigations found that the suspected killer of Rossell fled the scene headed north, based on Spanish press studies. Round 50 kilometres alongside his journey, he busted via a police checkpoint.
After checking digicam footage from Spanish motorways, the automobile was discovered to have entered the principality of Andorra. This, police sources stated, was an odd transfer for somebody who had presumably dedicated against the law and was making an attempt to keep away from arrest.
The automobile then made one other surprising transfer and crossed the border into France, the place the path went chilly.
The investigation is now being dealt with by the Mossos, the Guardia Civil and the Policia Nacional.
Officers are working with the speculation that the alleged killer is on the run, for some purpose, and has been attacking individuals who have found his whereabouts.