H/T Magic Martin:
Published: 02 Dec 2012 11:26 GMT+01:00
Updated: 02 Dec 2012 11:26 GMT+01:00
A murder investigation is under way after a lawyer was found with her throat slit in the heart of the crime-ridden city of Marseille.
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A colleague found Raymonde Talbot’s body in her office on the Maport city’s main business street on Friday, police said.
The third-floor office was locked and no murder weapon was found, they said.
“It’s blood-chilling,” a fellow lawyer said.
“We don’t know the exact circumstances but the whole profession is concerned.”
Marseille deputy mayor Caroline Pozmentier said the authorities were “revolted by this odious act which has rocked not only the legal profession but the entire city.”
Arrested for this murder are: