Saint-Brieuc: A man kills his daughter and partner before committing suicide

Saint-Brieuc: A man kills his daughter and partner before committing suicide

The stalls of Saint-Brieuc (Côtes-d’Armor) announced this Sunday January 22 that a man killed his daughter as well as his companion before taking his own life.

The facts happened this Sunday, January 22nd. In a building in Saint-Brieuc (Côtes-d’Armor), a man shot dead his 20-year-old companion and her three-year-old daughter before killing himself, the Brittany city’s prosecutor told AFP.

“There are three dead: The author of the shots would have killed a woman who would have been his 22-year-old girlfriend, injured her 3.5-year-old daughter and the mother of his 59-year-old girlfriend (.. . ) knowing that the person who could have been the author of the shots that pointed the gun at him,” said the Saint-Brieuc prosecutor Nicolas Heitz.

According to our colleagues from Ouest-France, the companion’s mother was transported to the Brest hospital center and is currently in serious condition.

An investigation was launched by the Rennes Judicial Police and entrusted to the Saint-Brieuc Police to determine the exact circumstances surrounding the tragedy.

Several different events have recently occurred in Brittany, resulting in multiple deaths within the same family.

At the end of October, a man, his wife and their two daughters were found dead at their home in Carantec (Finistère). Autopsies of the woman and her two little girls revealed they had suffocated, while the father was found hanged.

In late November, the bodies of a couple and their 25-year-old daughter were discovered in a pavilion in Saint-Jacques-de-la-Lande, near Rennes, in what could be a double murder followed by patricide suicide.

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