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Mother stabs teen son to death in Munich

The Local · 13 Dec 2010, 11:29

Published: 13 Dec 2010 11:29 GMT+01:00

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The 38-year-old woman stabbed her 18-year-old son several times around 10 pm, police confirmed.

The teen’s two younger sisters alerted emergency services, but they arrived too late. Their brother suffered a deadly wound to the heart and died at the scene.

The woman and her son, who worked as a floor tiler and still lived with her in the Harlaching district apartment, were known to have had violent arguments in the past.

Police arrested the mother in the apartment.

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Munich authorities plan to release more information on the murder on Monday afternoon.

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Your comments about this article

12:33 December 13, 2010 by CaSimone
14:17 December 13, 2010 by DinhoPilot
Tragic... is tragedy after tragedy in one place or another. Maybe its the season, dunno. Humanity is lost..
17:39 December 13, 2010 by christmascorner
One can expect more divorces, suicides and murders during the holiday season. Very sad but true.
22:52 December 13, 2010 by Logic Guy
Well, this is just another example of what happens when humans become emotional. Yes, it's true, anger has no benefits.

Had the Mutti been committed to Non-emotionalism, then obviously the Son would still be alive.

The fact is, humanity has been stuck in a lost world since the very beginning. But there is perhaps much hope actually.

If every school from Kindergarden to Graduate School at Universities were to base their education of Psychology, then with 20 years humans would be so changed, that it would seem as they have arrived on an entirely new planet.
00:21 December 14, 2010 by Stringbelly

It is very sad, but it is not very true: http://www.snopes.com/holidays/christmas/suicide.asp
06:13 December 15, 2010 by wenddiver
Nothing like Family for the holidays!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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