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LThe last report exhibits two deaths. The drama passed off in Montpellier, this Tuesday, February 20, at the start of the afternoon. A person went to court docket earlier than opening hearth. According to info from TF1-LCI, the person would have geared toward his spouse earlier than turning the weapon in opposition to himself. The Hérault prefecture specifies on

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The space is now safe. Everyone current within the court docket was evacuated. “We heard two shots. Everyone lay on the ground in the courtrooms as well as in the room of the lost steps. We thought it was an attack. It's a shock. We’re still shaking,” a witness tells our colleagues at Free lunch.

The perpetrator of the taking pictures was 72 years outdated, he was not recognized to the police, and his ex-wife was 66 years outdated, revealed the Montpellier public prosecutor. No proceedings had been underway concerning violence throughout the couple or a safety order. Divorced since 2016, they had been each going to court docket as a part of civil proceedings. An investigation was opened and entrusted to the Hérault interdepartmental judicial police service.

“Horrified” by this feminicide

“We are not at all dealing with terrorism”, however with a case regarding “a man and a woman who were separated”, explains a supply near the authorities to Agence France-Presse. The Minister of Justice, Éric Dupond-Moretti, stated he was “horrified by the femicide” on X. He introduced the opening of a psychological assist unit.