The events took place Sunday morning in Cannes, in the Alpes-Maritimes.
A man, aged 55, shot his wife, aged 48 years, in their apartment on the last floor of the residence of Jasmines, in the neighborhood of the Riou.
These are the neighbors who gave the alert around 5: 00 in the morning, after hearing ” like two big firecracker “.
The rescue, arrived on the scene, have only been able to see the death of the forties. Her husband, under the influence of alcohol, was prostrate at his sides.
It has been challenged without difficulty. The couple’s children, that each has had from his side, were not there.
The suspect, a former security officer, was taken to the police station of Cannes. It has been placed in the drunk tank and in police custody.
The investigation was assigned to the urban security of Cannes.