A Spanish man has been sentenced to 15 years in prison after murdering and eating his mother

Alberto Sánchez Gómez, aged 28, from Spain was arrested in 2019 after authorities found human body parts around his mother’s home in plastic containers.

The Spanish court rejected any of Gomez’s arguments that he experienced a psychotic episode and sentenced him to 15 years for murder and an extra 5 months for the desecration of a corpse.

Moreover, he is obliged to pay his brother €60,000 in compensation.

The event took place in the east of Madrid in February 2019, after the police visiting his mother’s house as a friend was worried about her welfare.

Additionally, it is noted that Sánchez in 2019 had strangled his mother during a dispute. Then over the following two weeks, he dismembered and ate parts of her body over the and fed some to his dog.

Subscribe to our Newsletter

You don't have permission to register