Preventive detention for elderly man who beat his 26-year-old partner in São Brás

The man was arrested on Monday, the 20th.

A 65-year-old man, suspected of beating his 26-year-old partner, in the municipality of São Brás de Alportel, will be held in preventive detention, the GNR announced this Wednesday, May 22nd.

The man was arrested on Monday, the 20th.

As part of a case for domestic violence, «the Guard soldiers found that the suspect threatened and exercised physical and verbal violence against the victim, his 26-year-old partner», says the GNR.

Following the action, an arrest warrant was executed, which culminated in the arrest of the suspect and the seizure of a rifle and 142 rounds of ammunition.

This action was reinforced by military personnel from the São Brás de Alportel Territorial Post.