Albertville : he strangles his wife and hits her with blows of the table

Albertville : il étrangle sa femme et la frappe à coups de tableau

The events took place Sunday night at Albertville, in Savoie.

Under the influence of alcohol, a couple started to quarrel violently.

A man, 34-year-old has slapped his girlfriend and then he started to strangle him before hitting him in a sudden table. One of the couple’s children, witnessing the scene, was terrified.

The suspect was arrested and placed in police custody. Already known by police for a similar offence, he was presented to the public prosecutor and released under judicial control.

It will soon be judged by the Correctional Court.