An 18-year-old young man has been indicted for murder, suspected of having shot and killed a 17-year-old teenager on December 20 in Grenoble, the prosecution said on Friday.
The defendant, "
with no criminal record, denied the facts during his interrogation of first appearance before the examining magistrate who indicted him for murder
", specified the deputy prosecutor of Grenoble, Boris Duffeau.
Victim known to justice
He was placed in pre-trial detention in accordance with the requisitions of the prosecution and the investigation will continue under the direction of the investigating judge on commission, he added.
The victim, known to justice, had been hit by several bullets while she was in a hairdressing salon in a sensitive area of the city.
The shooter was able to flee.