A man was sentenced Wednesday to 20 years of criminal imprisonment by the Assize Court of Douai (North), for having killed his grandmother by throwing her into the Lys in 2018.
On the night of July 31 to August 1, 2018, he pushed his 84-year-old grandmother into the Lys canal in Armentières, while she was in a wheelchair. She drowned.
He was sentenced Wednesday to 20 years of criminal imprisonment, a socio-judicial follow-up of seven years with obligation of care in addictology and prohibition to hold or carry a weapon for five years for murder of an ascendant, indicated the Court of Assizes of Douai.
The man admitted to the murder and explained that he was alcoholic
The accused, who admitted the facts, explained that he had consumed alcohol, against the backdrop of repeated arguments with his grandmother.
His lawyer, Me Julia Gadilhe, indicated that his client had not yet decided whether or not he was going to appeal this decision.
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