Double WTF: Homeless Psycho Decapitates Shopper And Runs Through The Streets With The Head

Eyewitness account

In one of the most shocking WTF incidents in recent history, a 62-year-old expatriate British woman was brutally stabbed and decapitated this morning at a shopping center in the town of Los Cristianos, located on the Spanish holiday island of Tenerife.

The perpetrator, a 28-year-old homeless man with a criminal and psychiatric record, is believed to be of Hungarian descent. According to reports, he had no apparent motive, but he had been following the woman the fast few days.

After the attack, the man ran out of the mall, carrying the head in his arms. A number of civilians and a security guard chased after him, but it was a young Spanish motorcyclist known only as David who stopped him by chucking his helmet at the man.

The holiday island of Tenerife is located west of Africa and south of Spain

The impact of the helmet caused the perpetrator to stumble and the motorist tackled him to the ground. The head, according to reports, fumbled out of his hands and landed on the sidewalk.

According to witnesses, the man probably got the knife from a souvenir store in the shopping center.

Colin Kirby, a British journalist who witnessed the scene, said, quoting people he spoke to, “A middle-aged English couple in the shop said it came out of the blue and there was no real disturbance; there are security guards in the centre that would have been on the scene quickly.”

The event was so shocking that some didn’t believe at first. Kirby thought it was a joke.

“He was holding the head by the hair and I couldn’t help but think of the image in the Clash of the Titans where a man is beheaded,” he said.

The comparison to popular cinema seems appropriate; that was also my reaction upon seeing the story, when I thought, shit, the stuff of Japanese and Korean horror cinema actually happens in real life. TC mark

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  • Aelya

    o.o

  • SisterRay

    Um also like when a crazy dude decapitated a guy on the Greyhound bus in Canada a couple summers ago? Ughhhh.

    • Asdasd

      don't forget the cannibalizing.

  • Sid

    “but it was a young Spanish motorcyclist known only as David who stopped him by chucking his helmet at the man.”

    I shouldn't be laughing as hard as I am.

  • http://georgebrostanza.tumblr.com george brostanza

    the lady who injects her child with botox is more fucked up. This guy is just homeless and poor and hungry and lonely and on the cherry on top has mental issues probably due to all the disgusting artificial shit in the world (i.e. polluted atmosphere, toxic food, unnatural means of living). I wish they caught this on video though.

    • internet

      dude, he cut her head off…..

      he cut it off…
      pretty sure thats not okay……

  • ryan chang

    jesus

  • Cairnsk00

    the fast few days?

  • http://twitter.com/HipsterFriend HipsterFriend

    Who's taking bets on how long it will be till the perp gets a FB fan page?

  • jack

    gonna reblog this when it gets onto tumblr!

  • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=1363230138 Michael Koh

    I saw this on Twitter. I said: “Why didn't anyone try to stop him?”

  • Greg

    shit

  • What

    “shit, the stuff of Japanese and Korean horror cinema actually happens in real life.”

    I never stop thinking this all the time.

  • http://staugustine2.wordpress.com/ STaugustine
  • helliplopter

    *Psycho

  • jack

    dis shit crazy

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