A 21-year-old woman died Tuesday night after a 12-storey fall from her parents' apartment in Ivry-sur-Seine, Val-de-Marne, and her partner was taken into custody. have we learned from the prosecutor's office of Créteil.
The facts took place around 20:30 in this city near Paris suburbs, said the source confirming information RMC . The circumstances surrounding the fall of the young woman are not yet known. The victim and his companion were alone in a room of the apartment at the time of the facts, according to the floor. The victim's parents were present in the apartment but did not witness.
Sentenced for acts of violence against the young woman
The companion, who had fled shortly before aid arrived, was arrested Wednesday morning and placed in police custody for homicide. Known police, he was sentenced in May to a citizenship course for acts of violence against the young woman. At the end of this sentence, he was no longer subject to judicial review. The investigation was entrusted to the Judicial Police of Val-de-Marne.
In 2018, 121 women were killed in domestic violence, according to the official count of the Ministry of the Interior.