(Updated) Jimmy Neerput, 21, was arrested on Wednesday 26 October. This inhabitant of La Tour Koenig is found at the police cell of Rose Hill police station. He confessed to killing his girlfriend, Anaïs Jean, 18, during an argument. He suspected her of infidelity.
The teenager died at her home in Residence Barkly on Wednesday 26 October. She was discovered the head in a bucket of water, which led investigators to the criminal track. The Rose Hill Criminal Investigation Division continues their investigation.
The body of the girl was taken to the morgue of the Dr. A. G. Jeetoo hospital for purposes of autopsy. A report is expected in the coming hours.