A family tragedy struck in Ptolemais: a 50-year-old man killed his mother and then committed suicide. The perpetrator is said to have had psychological problems in the past.
According to local media reports, the 75-year-old woman and her son were found dead this morning at their home in Ptolemais. Both had gunshot wounds. According to preliminary information from law enforcement agencies, the most likely version is that the man first shot his mother and then committed suicide.
A retired teacher and her son lived together. Today they were found dead in their own home by neighbors, local residents who were worried that they had not seen either mother or son for a long time.
A hunting rifle was found next to the lifeless body of a 50-year-old man, which, according to police sources, he allegedly had a legal basis. According to Kozanimedia.gr, the perpetrator has had psychological problems in the past.
A group from the forensic medical examination department of the Kozani Police Department arrived at the scene of the crime. All the details of the tragedy are being established.