French police allegedly shot dead suspect in teenage beheading case


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MOSCOW (Sputnik) – The police in the city of Marseille, in the south of France, have eliminated the suspected killer of a 13-year-old minor, whose decapitated body was found this weekend, have French media reported Monday.

Police were looking for the teenager, who allegedly fled his home several days earlier, and after receiving a call from a citizen, who said he saw a human body in a nearby house, discovered a headless corpse without hand. in one of the houses in the town of Tarascon. The victim’s head was also found in the house along with several satanic objects. The murder suspect – the owner of the house – has been declared wanted.

After being spotted by police in the neighboring town of Arles, the suspect tried to escape and was shot dead, BFMTV said.

The suspect was reportedly convicted of acts of violence and mental disorder,

The murder investigation is ongoing, the body found in Tarascon has not yet been identified.