Killed in a brawl in Rouen: a suspect in detention

A man was imprisoned Monday evening for having fatally stabbed another aged 24 at the exit of a nightclub in Rouen. The suspect was “indicted for murder aggravated by drunkenness, confirmed toAFP the public prosecutor of Rouen, Frédéric Teillet. The indicted admits having stabbed a single stab, in defense, despite several wounds “, added the magistrate.

Excessive alcohol consumption

“The facts took place in a context of extensive alcohol consumption”, added a police source. The victim died after receiving several stab wounds overnight from Friday to Saturday. According to the police source, she did not know the suspect, born in 1997, before the facts.

The suspect was known to the police for minor facts, according to the police source.