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Woman strangles sister near Katerini

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A 75-year-old woman strangled her 73-year-old sister, with whom she lived in a settlement outside the town of Katerini, northern Greece, on Wednesday.

The 75-year-old allegedly used a handbag cord in the crime committed shortly after dawn.

The woman was found dead by a relative who lives in the same neighborhood, who notified police.

The perpetrator was arrested shortly after.

A case was filed against her for intentional homicide.

She appeared before a prosecutor later in the day.

According to police sources, she is said to have been experiencing psychological problems lately.