Satanic murder reported in Southern France
On the evening of the 18th of July a 13-year-old child, running away from a Marseille home to his family's accommodation in Tarascon, in the far west of the Bouches du Rhône and Provence, was kidnapped and killed by a man, Arthur A.
The circumstances of the case are particularly sordid : the police discovered in the apartment of the suspect the dismembered body of the child, decapitated, the arms sawed off. The head was “ partially consumed ” according to the prosecution.
Many satanic objects were found at the home of the suspect, known for common law offenses and who had a serious psychiatric history.