Thursday 3rd October 2019, Mickaël H. killed four of his colleagues at the police headquarters in Paris. His wife, placed in custody, gave the first explanation.
The motivations that pushed Michaël H. to attack his colleagues, Thursday 3rd October 2019 at the police headquarters of Paris, are not known. In police custody, the man’s wife who killed four officials Thursday said he had heard voices.
A dementia crisis the night before
In the aftermath of the deadly attack perpetrated at the police headquarters, the investigators of the criminal brigade continue to carry out the open investigation for intentional homicide on persons in charge of public order. Arrested after the attack, this computer scientist’s wife was taken into custody and their home in Gonesse (Val d’Oise) was raided by the police.
During his hearing, the wife of the man shot in the prefecture court said that the night before the attack, “he had heard the voice of God”, indicates to actu Paris a source close to the investigation. However, the woman did not specify the words spoken. According to BFM TV , Michaël H. was reportedly subject to a “dementia crisis” with “incoherent” comments.
The Paris prosecutor’s office continues the investigation, not the anti-terrorism
However, these new elements do not change the characterization of the facts: the Paris prosecutor’s office remains seized of the investigation, and not the National Prosecutor’s Office anti-terrorist, we have been told.
The 45-year-old author, who converted to Islam, had “never had a problem,” said Loïc Travers, Alliance regional secretary, in Paris . According to Christophe Castaner, Minister of the Interior, “he had never presented” the slightest warning.