Felipe Juan Marichalar y Borbón was celebrating his birthday at a club in Marbella when shots rang out. The son of Elena of Spain would not be injured.
It was supposed to be a hilarious night out with his friends, but Felipe Juan Marichalar y Borbón’s 24th birthday turned into a nightmare. When the son of Elena of Spain, sister of the King of Spain Felipe, celebrated this weekend in the VIP area of the Opium Beach Club in Marbella, an argument broke out between several guests, reports the Spanish newspaper “El Periódico”. .
Suddenly, one of the people involved pulled out a gun and committed suicide. The first emergency call came around 1 a.m. and hundreds of revelers ran down the street in panic. According to the media, four people were injured by gunshots, two of them in intensive care. The suspected shooter, a 32-year-old Dutchman, is said to be hospitalized.
Felipe Juan (r.) is the son of Elena of Spain (middle) and the grandson of former King Juan Carlos (l.). (Source: IMAGO / agefotostock)