Model, in fast facts murder case Visser and Severein

Model, in fast facts murder case Visser and Severein

Almost 3.5 years after old-volleybalster Ingrid Visser (35) and her boyfriend Lodewijk Severein (57) in brutal way were murdered in Spain, begins Wednesday at the Provincial Court of Murcia (Southeast Spain), the trial against the four suspects.

18-22 may 2013: Visser and Severein are already nearly a week missing, as friends and family raise the alarm. They were last seen on 13 may in the city of Murcia. After a number of missed appointments, the police will be called. Despite large searches, it remains a mystery where the two remained.

May 27, 2013: Visser and Severein be found dead in a lemon grove in Alquerías at the direction of a Spaniard (36), which a day earlier has been arrested. Also two Romanians (47 and 60) will be picked up. Visser and Severein have the three of them met in a holiday house where they were killed. A business conflict is likely to be the motive.

28 may 2013: One of the suspects turns out to Juan Cuenca Lorente, the former manager and technical director of the volleybalclub where Fisherman between 2009 and 2011 played. Severein would be with him money to have invested in a number of business projects, where arguing about was.

31 may 2013: DNA research shows that the bodies of Visser and Severein. Because they are visually no longer were recognizable and caustic soda over the bodies was scattered, was among more botonderzoek necessary. From the autopsy it appears that they are beaten to death. After their death, they could have the pieces cut and in the garbage bags are buried.

15 June 2013: more than a week after the bodies to the Netherlands have been flown to take family and friends farewell of Visser and Severein in Almere.

October 21, 2013: Five people are definitely prosecuted for involvement in the murder. In addition to the Spaniard and two Romanians, is also the girlfriend of the Spanish prime suspect was prosecuted for murder. The owner of the orchard must appear before the judge for the result of the double murder.

3 October 2014: three suspects of the murder in Spain on volleybalster Ingrid Visser and her partner Lodewijk Severein is for a Spanish court to 50 years in prison demanded. Furthermore, it is three years in prison required against the owner of an orchard. It will, according to a lawyer of the relatives, however, still take weeks before the case actually comes to court.

31 October 2014: The Public Prosecutor (OM) in Spain, Friday, its claim of fifty years ‘ imprisonment confirmed at each of the three hoofdverdachten of the murders. That happens during the introductory session with the examining magistrate in Molina de Segura.

May 28, 2015: The Public prosecution in Spain want to quickly start the process against the suspects. Lawyers of the suspects, it is still too early to start the process. They say that important information has not yet been investigated.

September 22, 2016: The lawyers of the suspects trying in vain to conclude a deal with the prosecutor and the family of the victims. In exchange for a confession of manslaughter instead of murder, the suspects, a prison sentence of twenty years to accept it. But both the public and the private prosecutor (a legal instrument in the Netherlands does not exist) refused that proposal.

3 October 2016: The Romanian Valentin Ion known the two to have beaten to death.before prime suspect Juan Cuenca is considered the culprit. Ion, which has a military training, said that he first Fisherman killed and then Severein. He was taking punches, and used a vase and a glass ashtray. According to the Romanian would Severein him first, beaten.

October 27, 2016: Cuenca and Ion by a volksjury at the Provincial Court in Murcia, found guilty of the murder of Visser and Severein. The president of the court, judge Enrique Domínguez, determines, in the days after the jurybeslissing the penalty.

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