Corsica, suicide the Bastia killer

Thu, 31 Jan 2019 00:40:35 +0100

PARIS, JANUARY 31 - The man who, in Bastia, Corsica, had opened fire on passers-by this afternoon, killing one person and wounding others, has committed suicide. The French media reported this. The man, barricaded for hours, would have shot himself after a long negotiation with the police. The end of the nightmare in Bastia, with the suicide of the unbalanced, was also announced this night by the French Interior Minister, Christophe Castaner, during an intervention at the National Assembly. After his mad expedition of death, the author of the shooting, a sixty year old, had barricaded himself in an apartment.