On trial for killing his father and chopping off his arms and an ear with pruning shears, an ax and a knife

He did it as a result of the daddy refused to offer him a cellphone name from “his mom”, who had gone to sleep exterior “scared” The Prosecutor’s Office asks for 9 and a half years in jail for him The man suffers a psychotic dysfunction on account of his cocaine dependence and hashish, which is taken into account “incomplete protection”

On the night time of May 17, 2020, Martín was along with his father on the household house in Collado Villaba. The ambiance was tense between the 2 males, ages 43 and 83. The mom has simply gone to sleep at one other son’s home, “scared” by the nervousness that she detected in Martín, a drug addict and recognized with a psychotic dysfunction, exactly due to his habit to cocaine.

Shortly earlier than midnight, the mom referred to as house and spoke to her husband. Martín requested to talk along with her, however her father refused. From there, an argument started which the attacker put an finish to by hitting his father’s head “with the tv stand,” in keeping with the letter from the Prosecutor’s Office, which requests 9 and a half years in jail for him.

The account of the information of the Prosecutor’s Office explains that, when his sufferer fell to the bottom, the parricide “started to stay a knife throughout his physique, inflicting him a mess of wounds.”

So many and so critical have been the accidents that, in 5 minutes, the person died. But Martin didn’t finish there. He took pruning shears, an ax and a knife and amputated each arms, his left ear and mutilated the second and fifth fingers of his proper hand, prosecutors clarify.

The trial will probably be this Monday, virtually three years after the homicide, for which Martín has been in provisional jail because the day after the homicide and mutilation of his father.

Incomplete protection for his psychotic dysfunction

Martín, of Argentine origin, is recognized with “psychotic dysfunction of poisonous etiology, cocaine dependence syndrome and cannabinoid dependence syndrome”, that’s to say that his addictions to cocaine and hashish have generated a psychological drawback.

At the time of the occasions, he was additionally presenting an acute disaster of this dysfunction, with delusions and auditory hallucinations.

That, in keeping with the Public Ministry, left his data and can compromised. For this cause, the petition stays in jail for 9 and a half years, since an incomplete protection is utilized to it. That is to say, it doesn’t free him from complete guilt, however from an element.

The incomplete protection is included in article 21 of the legal code and is what we usually name mitigating. If Martín had been completely disadvantaged of information on account of his psychotic break, he might have availed himself of the total protection, which might free him from legal duty. But the prosecutors take into account that not all the necessities are met to contemplate him missing in complete judgment and so they restrict themselves to decreasing his request to these 9 and a half years in jail on which a jury will determine.