ITALY, LECCE: A 34-year old women along with the daughter of nine years and 16, told police officers that she had been ill treated by her husband for years. She also stated that her husband, an alcoholic, used to come home late and beat her because of money.
According to police statement the 40-year old man forced his wife to work and then asked to give him all the income and she also revealed that he demanded to pay the sum of approximately 20 thousand euro as dowry in order to live with him.
Once she refused to obey his orders he went crazy, started to hit her very badly in front of children. According to local authorities the women was admitted to hospital last thursday for the injuries she had inflicted. The next day evening the man was tracked down and charged with domestic violence.