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Son says killed father who beat him, mother

Had to end domestic violence, he says

28 February, 15:10
Son says killed father who beat him, mother (ANSA) - Taranto, February 28 - A son has confessed to killing his father while defending himself and his mother from an umpteenth episode of domestic violence.

Eneo Motolese, 19, killed his father Cosimo, 55, outside their home in the Puglia port of Taranto Thursday.

He told police Cosimo had started taking drugs and attacking his family after being released from jail last year.

Eneo reportedly told police he felt he had to end the domestic violence.

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