The tragedy happened on Thursday morning in the town of Juré, Loire.
Around 9: 00 A.M., a woman was preparing to leave his home with his car. After scraping her windshield, she was killed by a shot fired from a window of the family home.
The victim died on the spot. His companion, who would be hunter, has been arrested and placed in police custody.
The man and the woman, aged 70, had resided for ten years in the joint. Ignoring for the moment the reasons of this tragedy.