Almeria child killing accused goes on trial

Ana Juila in court.
Ana Juila in court. / EUROPA PRESS
  • Ana Julia Quezada's trial began in Almería this week

The disappearance of eight-year-old Gabriel Cruz in February 2018 in a village near Almeria shocked Spain. Ana Julia Quezada, the girlfriend of the boy's father was caught with the child's body in her car boot and confessed to the crime.

Her trial began in Almería this week, where the verdict will be decided by the uncommon use of a jury.