According to our information, the second terrorist, author Adel Kermiche, Tuesday 26 July, the attack on the church of Saint-Etienne-du-Rouvray and the murder of Father Jacques Hamel have been identified by investigators as Abdel Malik Nabil P., 19 years.
the young man is from Saint-Die-des-Vosges (Alsace-Lorraine-Champagne-Ardenne). He had just finished his secondary education in the vocational school Marlioz Aix-Les-Bains and had earned his BA in 2015. According to our information, it was not known adversely the management of the establishment.
A source close to the investigation told AFP that Nabil Abdel-Malik P. had not incurred convictions. Justice therefore does not have his fingerprints nor his DNA, delaying his formal identification.
It is nonetheless the subject of a record S, which was issued by the intelligence services recently. The Coordinating Unit for the fight against terrorism (UCLAT) released on July 22, just four days before the attack against the church, a note in which she says she “was made the recipient of information from a reliable source “a person” who would be willing to participate in an attack on the national territory. ” This information is accompanied by a photo of the individual, which “strongly resembles” Abdel-Malik P., said a source close to the investigation.
board d ‘identity on behalf d ‘Abdel Malik P. was found Tuesday at d a search the family home d ‘Adel Kermiche Street Nikola Tesla in Saint-Etienne-du-Rouvray.
Saint-Etienne-du-Rouvray is Adel K., one of the church’s two attackers
“Several factors suggest that this is the second assailant,” said a source close to the investigation told AFP, indicating that this track was “privileged”.
Already several searches
search was conducted at night in Aix-les-Bains (Savoie), in the Franklin-Roosevelt area, the Raid, in connection with the anti-terrorist branch of the judicial Police (PJ) and PJ Lyon. The apartment would be referred the mother d ‘Abdel Malik P. where the young man lived. According to a friend of his, quoted by the “Dauphiné Libéré”, he frequented a mosque in the city but had “never mind the foolish or related Daech and terrorism.”
Her mother also testified in shock:
“My son would never could commit such an act. he spent the weekend at home. on Monday, he had gone to one of his cousins Nancy and knew no one in Saint-Étienne-du-Rouvray. I look forward to it come home. “
a second search was also held Tuesday night in a neighborhood south of Montlucon (Allier) at the home of a family member the suspect . According to our information, it is in Montlucon that ‘Abdel Malik P. had changed its name in 2009 to adopt the name of his father.
Meanwhile, Francois Molins, the Paris prosecutor, said at d a press conference Tuesday that formal identification of the second terrorist neutralized by services d intervention specialist in Saint-Etienne-du-Rouvray was “ still ongoing” .
Saint-Etienne-du-Rouvray: Adel Kermiche, terrorist probation
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