"The investigation is under way to know the exact meaning of his statements and what were his intentions." On Friday, August 30, Epinal public prosecutor, Nicolas Heitz, revealed that a man had been heard in the morning to "malicious phone calls" passed anonymously to the home of Grégory Villemin's grand-uncle and grand-aunt, Marcel and Jacqueline Jacob, in Granges-sur-Vologne (Vosges).
The husband Jacobs "received two anonymous calls on August 11 and 15 and messages left anonymously on their answering machine," said Nicolas Heitz, confirming information from Republican East.
An investigation for "malicious phone calls" was opened and "the technical exploitation that was immediately carried out by the gendarmerie" has allowed to identify a man, who does not reside in the Vosgesadded the magistrate.
A voice that "looks like" the raven
In a recording published on the website of the newspaper, we hear a voice say: "Marcel Jacob, it is you who informed the raven, your brother Rene Jacob, with your binoculars, who monitored everything that was happening at your house. sister Monique Jacob and Albert Villemin (Grégory's grandparents, editor's note)? Is it you who informed the raven? We'll see you. Hello".
The husband Jacob, septuagenarian, "have been affected by these calls, a guy who tells them about the case. The voice, husky, serious, old, looks like raven"who had been harassing Villemin family members for a number of years," said Marcel Jacob's lawyer, Stéphane Giuranna, on Wednesday. a complaint on behalf of the couple for "malicious phone calls" and "threats", and asked for police protection from the spouses.
Grégory Villemin, age 4, was found drowned, hand and foot bound, in Vologne on October 16, 1984. Marcel and Jacqueline Jacob had been indicted with Murielle Bolle in June 2017 for "kidnapping and kidnapping followed by death". Their indictments had been quashed for procedural reasons in May 2018.