Police at the scene of the shooting of a British family in the French Alps
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French Alps murders: Cyclist 'was shot first'

Police investigating the shooting of a British family in the French Alps believe the cyclist also found dead at the scene was shot first, according to a leaked provisional scenario.

Sylvain Mollier was hit by the first bullets, the report leaked to the French Le Parisien newspaper suggests.

The killer then shot Saad al-Hilli, his wife and mother-in-law while they sat in their car.

Christian Fraser reports.

  • 20 Oct 2012
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