Video of the aggression outraged on social networks. Prosecutor Saab said that Gonzalo Jiménez will be charged with aggravated femicide to a degree of frustration.
As Gonzalo Jiménez, the retired Army colonel who was recorded while brutally beating his wife was identified.
The video, which caused pain and outrage on social media, was recorded by the couple’s 12-year-old son.
The apprehension took place this Saturday 17-O, reported the Attorney General of the Republic, Tarek William Saab. On Twitter he indicated: “The subject Gonzalo Jimenez who systematically and repeatedly savagely beats his wife in the presence of his minor children has been arrested and ordered by the PUBLIC MINISTRY (Miranda) to be #imputed for FEMICIDE AGGRAVATED IN A DEGREE OF FRUSTRATION” .
Polisalias officers detained him in the Nuevos Altos building, in the Las Minas urbanization, in San Antonio de los Altos, Miranda state.
The director of the Los Salias Municipal Police, José Landáez, said that the officials went to the retired soldier’s house after the audiovisual material went viral on social networks, in which it is observed how he kicked and hit the woman.
In the video, the minor is seen recording the painful moment and a baby is heard crying.
Jiménez kicks his partner several times, who falls to the ground. The woman yells curses at him while she is attacked.