A French serial slayer sentenced doubly to beingness imprisonment for the execution of 8 women has died Monday astatine 79, the Paris authoritative said.
PARIS: A French serial slayer sentenced doubly to beingness imprisonment for the execution of 8 women has died Monday astatine 79, the Paris authoritative said.
Michel Fourniret, 1 of France‘s astir notorious serial killers, died successful a unafraid portion of a Paris hospital, authoritative Remy Heitz said successful a statement.
Arrested successful 2003 successful Belgium, Fourniret was convicted to beingness successful situation successful 2008 for the execution and the rape oregon attempted rape of 7 pistillate teenagers and young women. The crimes were committed successful France and Belgium betwixt from 1987 to 2001.
Fourniret’s wife, Monique Olivier, received a beingness condemnation arsenic an accomplice successful respective of the cases.
Ten years later, helium was convicted again to beingness imprisonment for the execution of the companion of a erstwhile cellmate, who had disappeared successful 1988. The aforesaid year, helium confessed 2 different murders, including successful 1990 of 20-year-old British national Joanna Parrish, who worked arsenic a teacher successful the Burgundy region.
In 2019, Fourniret was charged successful the lawsuit of Estelle Mouzin, a nine-year-old miss who disappeared successful 2003 arsenic she was coming backmost from schoolhouse successful Guermantes, a tiny municipality eastbound of Paris. In March past year, Paris authoritative said Fourniret confessed to the execution of Mouzin.
Olivier, who divorced him successful 2010, has accused Fourniret of respective different murders successful which helium was suspected of being involved.