Alain Adone was arrested by German police on Thursday, August 18. The 52 year old man of Mauritian origin is accused of strangling his former girlfriend and their 7 year old son in Eching, Bavaria, Germany, according to a french media.
According to German media, Alain Adone confessed to the murders. The tragedy occurred on Wednesday 17 August following a dispute with his former 36 year old partner Hannah Voltz, reports the French newspaper Libération in its online edition on 20 August.
French citizen Alain Adone works and lives in Astaffort Agen (Lot-et-Garonne) in France.
According to BFMTV the man and Hannah Voltz “had known each other ten years in Astaffort, both working in communication and press agency, Hannah as a journalist and Alain as a graphic designer, before separating about a year ago.”
After separating, Hannah Voltz had moved with her 7 year old son to Eiching, but the couple remained in touch. Alain Adone came to Eching to visit them in early August.
According to the testimonies of his colleagues, they were alerted by a tweet from Alain Adone saying “Murderer” ( “Murderer”). They were able to get in touch with the family of Hannah Voltz who confirmed their drama, wrote Liberation.
According to his colleagues, who asked to remain anonymous, Alain Adone was found alongside his girlfriend and her dead child and have attempted suicide by carving veins. He was admitted to a prison hospital.