Tributes have been paid to a Policia Local officer who was shot and killed by a man in Ciudad Real.
Officers were responding to reports of a shooting in the outskirts of Argamasilla de Calatrava yesterday morning.
A farmer is also among one of those killed in the incident, with three other people – including the gunmans father and a Guardia Civil and Policia Local officer- injured.
The gunman – understood to be a 52-year-old man from the area – opened fire after a row with his parents, in which the victim tried to mediate. The gunman was using a hunting rifle, and opened fire when police arrived.
Guardia Civil confirmed that the suspect was killed in a gunfight. A period of mourning has been declared in the town.