It was his family, worried that they would no longer hear from him, who had given the alert.
A woman was found lifeless at her home in Tourcoing, in the North, on Saturday March 27. She would have been killed with knives. His body had numerous sores.
On Monday, her husband, a 36-year-old man, was indicted and imprisoned. He is suspected of having killed her.
The facts are said to have occurred on March 20.
The respondent admitted the facts during his hearing.
In 2020, 90 women were killed by their spouse or ex-spouse in France. In 2019, 146 feminicides had been counted by the government.