A mother and her child were hit in a shooting in Algrange, Moselle, this Friday. The mother’s ex-spouse is suspected of being the author of the shootings.
A 3-year-old child was seriously injured and his mother more lightly by gunfire, Friday afternoon in Algrange (Moselle), we learned from the town hall that the ex-spouse could be the author Gunshots.
The shooter opened fire on the hairdressing salon run by the mother since December 7, the same source said, confirming information from France Blue. The child, transported by helicopter to the hospital center of Nancy, received “a bullet in the head and his vital prognosis is engaged”, indicated the mayor Patrick Peron.
The suspected ex-spouse
“The shooter tried to end his life and is also hospitalized,” he added.
According to one of his assistants, Yvon Bonaldo, responsible in particular for security issues and who went there, the mother of the child was in the process of separation from her spouse, suspected of being the shooter who tried to commit suicide in Florange (Moselle).
Joined by AFP, the Thionville prosecutor’s office refused to make any immediate statement.