Man suffocates cancer-hit wife, calls Carabinieri
50-year-old of German origin also has incurable illness
19 Ottobre 2016
Alessandria, October 19 - A man called the Carabinieri police on Wednesday to report that he had suffocated his wife, a cancer sufferer, in a forest at Capanne di Marcarolo, near the northern city of Alessandria, sources said. The man, who is of German origin and in his 50s, is sick with an incurable illness too, the sources said. The man also tried to take his own life, according to initial reports.