Thursday, July 13, 2017

France’s Top Judge- Retired Commits Suicide

A retired judge who presided over one of France's most infamous unsolved murders has been found dead in an apparent suicide .

Jean-Michel Lambert, 65, was found by emergency services with his head in a plastic bag at his home near Le Mans late on Tuesday.

"There was no trace of violence and no trace of a break-in," said the Le Mans prosecutor in a statement.

The suspected suicide is a new twist in the case that has haunted the country for three decades.