The mother risks psychiatric internment, the Spanish media report. The couple are accused of killing their two children – aged five months and three and a half years – during a ritual carried out on March 13, 2019.
The father has Belgian and Mexican nationality, writes La Vanguardia on his website. The mother, for her part, is Spanish.
According to the Spanish newspaper El Mundo, the public prosecution requires 50 years of imprisonment against the father, or 25 years by murder. The mother, for her part, would escape prison for mental health problems, but internment in a psychiatric establishment for the same duration as the father was requested.