Man 'kills himself and ex-partner' after shoe box bomb explosion

A man and his ex-partner were found dead in a holiday resort in Orio, northern Spain after a homemade bomb exploded outside a children's play area. The man was believed to have been carrying the bomb in a shoe box, while the woman had suffered head wounds and was found dead on a bench. A passer-by was also injured. The incident is being treated as a case of sexist violence, with detectives believing that the couple had a brief relationship which ended recently. The ongoing investigation is still at an early stage, according to President of the Basque Government Inigo Urkullu.