The man suspected of having killed his ex-companion Thursday, June 3 in Colmar, by pushing her through a window on the eighth floor of a building, was indicted on Saturday, June 5 for “intentional homicide by spouse” and placed under arrest warrant, said the Colmar prosecutor’s office in a press release.
The man admitted the facts. He said he acted “following an argument, in a context of heavy drinking”, specifies the press release. The investigation is continuing, in particular to interview witnesses and relatives, as well as to verify the schedule of the suspect and the victim in the moments leading up to the murder.
The victim fell 19 meters onto the roof of a sports hall below. She died on the spot, despite the intervention of firefighters and Smur.