Alcohol Intake Directly Linked to Homicides

HAVANA TIMES, Sept. 21 – The intake of alcoholic beverages has a direct relationship to violence and especially to homicides, according to a research published in the magazine of the Havana Psychiatric Hospital.  The study, that covered 71 cases processed by the Forensic Psychiatry service of that health institution, revealed that more than half of the victimizers had drank alcohol before committing their crimes, reported IPS.