A couple has been indicted and imprisoned for the murder of a man in his fifties, which occurred at the beginning of the week in Marckolsheim (Bas-Rhin) during a drunken evening, AFP learned Saturday from of parquet of Colmar.
The facts occurred on the night of Monday to Tuesday during a party at the home of the victim in which participated the two suspects, a man and a woman, told the AFP the prosecutor of the Republic of Colmar, Catherine Sorita-Minard.
The couple indicted for murder
The dead body of the victim was found at his home on Tuesday and the couple was arrested later and placed in police custody, according to the daily newspaper. Alsace.
The suspect admitted to hitting the victim during the evening while the woman denies any involvement in the facts, according to Catherine Sorita-Minard.
"Both were referred" Friday and "indicted by the investigating judge for murder" and "placed in custody (…), in accordance with requisitions of the prosecutor's office," said the magistrate.