Illustration of the judicial police. - E. Frisullo / 20 Minutes
A man, suspected of having fatally struck his mother, on the night of Friday to Saturday in Villeneuve-lès-Avignon (Gard), was indicted for murder on an ascendant, Sunday, learned 20 Minutes from Eric Maurel , public prosecutor of Nîmes.
The suspect, in his forties, was imprisoned. He had been arrested by the police and taken into police custody. His hearing had been extended Sunday.
He would suffer from psychiatric pathologies
The victim, a septuagenarian, died when help arrived.
According to the representative of the prosecution, the man is suffering from psychiatric pathologies. The investigations are continuing.
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