TWO teenage boys have been arrested in separate incidents for the murders of their own mothers.
One 16 year-old boy, from Cordoba, was arrested on Sunday at his family home for the killing of his 48 year-old mother.
The Policia Nacional were alerted to an altercation at the house where the mother and son lived, on Calle Conquistador Benito de Baños, at 20:00 on Sunday.
On arrival they found the dead body of the mother and detained the minor who is believed to have used a knife to kill her, according to El Pais.
Meanwhile, on the same day, a 17 year-old boy was also arrested in Huelva for the murder of his 51-year-old mother.
Guardia Civil had been called to the home after receiving a call about a possible suicide attempt by a boy in the apartment building.
But open arrival, at around 17:30, police found his mother strangled to death.
The teen, who has a history of mental health issues, had reportedly called his psychologist after strangling his mum.
The trained doctor immediately informed the authorities.
The 16-year-old suspect in Cordoba has no history or violence or mental health issues.