It was "a foot protruding from the garbage pile" which had allowed residents to make this macabre discovery. The corpse of a young woman with many traces of blows was found Saturday afternoon under a pile of garbage in Cagnes-sur-Mer. His companion was arrested Sunday in the early afternoon, says the floor of
Born in 1993, this young man, presented as the boyfriend of the victim, was placed in custody in the premises of the Departmental Security in Nice, said the prosecutor, confirming information France Blue Azur. "The person arrested seems to correspond to the images of CCTV cameras in the city where we see him arguing with the victim," says Grasse's prosecutor's office.
The interpellation took place thanks to overlaps between the exploitation of CCTV images, thanks to which the investigators went back to his home, and various testimonies. Witnesses in particular heard the victim say to his attacker during the argument, "I'm leaving you".
The victim, aged 21, has not yet been formally identified by her father who reported his disappearance, because of the blows to his face that make it "unrecognizable". During the attack on Saturday around 2am, witnesses called the police but the patrol dispatched there found no trace of the victim.
On a parking lot near the railway
The corpse of the young woman, hidden under a pile of rubbish consisting of branches and a quilt, was discovered Saturday noon on a parking lot near the railway of this town near Nice. A resident, from his residence, had noticed a foot that exceeded and warned the firefighters.
The feminist collective #NousToutes organizes Sunday evening in Paris a rally to denounce this 100th feminicide of the year, while opens Tuesday the "Grenelle" intended to fight against domestic violence. In 2018, 121 women were killed in France by their companion or ex-companion, one every three days, according to the Ministry of the Interior.