Man sentenced for attempting to kill a woman in Fuengirola

  • He has been ordered to pay the victim 28,000 euros in damages

The Malaga provincial court has sentenced a man to seven years in prison for trying to kill a woman due to an “unrequited love that had become an obsession”, according to prosecutors. The attack occurred in September 2015 when the man approached the victim in the street in Fuengirola with a knife and stabbed her several times. He has also been ordered to pay the woman 28,000 euros in damages.