William Molinié 12:00 p.m., December 01, 2021

A 54-year-old man was arrested Tuesday morning in the Paris region because he is suspected of being the author of the murder of Nadège Desnoix in 1994, according to information from the "Parisian" confirmed by Europe 1. The victim, a high school student from 17 years old at the time of the facts, had been found dead in Château-Thierry, in the Aisne.

A case definitively closed?

A 54-year-old man was arrested Tuesday morning in the Paris region because he is suspected of being the author of the murder of Nadège Desnoix in 1994, according to information from the

Parisian

confirmed by Europe 1. These are the police officers of the OCRVP (central office for the repression of violence against persons) who arrested the suspect.

The victim, a 17-year-old high school student at the time of the facts, was found strangled and stabbed in Château-Thierry, in the Aisne.

A genetic fingerprint emerged

It was DNA that spoke.

A genetic fingerprint found at the crime scene, and until then unknown, came out and matched the genetic fingerprint of the man arrested.

The suspect was already known to the police for a child abduction case.

He had also already been arrested in the Paris region.

The 54-year-old man was listed in the Fijais, the sex offender file.

In this case, the Michel Fourniret trail had even been explored.

The serial killer, nicknamed "the Ogre of the Ardennes", was convicted of eight murders and indicted for four crimes, before dying on May 10 at the age of 79.

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