He was found dead near the Belle de Mai district in the heart of Marseille.
A man in his twenties was found dead by a bullet in the head overnight from Friday to Saturday in the heart of Marseille, near the Belle de Mai district, sources told AFP on Saturday accordingly.
The Marseille firefighters, who were called to the scene around midnight, were unable to revive the victim, who was pronounced dead at the scene shortly after, they confirmed to AFP.
By Saturday morning, there was still nothing to understand the evolution of the facts, or to know whether this event could be a settlement of dozens associated with drug trafficking.
«The man has not yet been identified and as it is, no information is available on the mobile“About this murder,” told AFP Dominique Laurens, prosecutor in the Republic of Marseille. The investigation was handed over to the federal police.