Delusional psychotic disorder, substance use and murder with alevosia and cruelty

Trastorno psicótico delirante, consumo de sustancias y asesinato con alevosía y crueldad

Authors

  • Bernat-Noël Tiffon Nonis

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.46932/sfjdv2n3-056

Keywords:

Psychosis, Murder, Pathological Impulsiveness, Alevosia, Cruelty, Personality Disorder, Substance Use, Cocaine, Cannabis, Psychopathological Tests

Abstract

ABSTRACT

A case of murder perpetrated by a subject with paranoid schizophrenia is illustrated and, at the time of the events, he presented an acute psychotic crisis in the absence of antipsychotic medication due to abandonment of treatment. The clinical-symptomatological phenomenology of the perpetrator and the type of psychotic-paranoid thought that he showed at the time of the psychological-forensic interviews are described.

 

RESUMEN

Se expone un caso de asesinato perpetrado por un sujeto con esquizofrenia paranoide que, en el momento de los hechos, presentaba una crisis psicótica aguda en ausencia de medicación antipsicótica por abandono del tratamiento. Se describe la fenomenología clínico-sintomatológica del agresor y el tipo de pensamiento psicótico-paranoide que mostró en el momento de las entrevistas psicológico-forenses.

Published

2021-07-28