Keyword: body

Corpse of music festival reveller Steve Caniço found in Loire river

The body of a man found in the River Loire on Monday in the north-west town of Nantes has been confirmed as being that of Steve Maia Caniço who disappeared after falling into the waters from a quayside techno party after a police charge on revellers during France's national June 21st music festival celebrations, and which prompted a nationwide debate on policing methods.

Algerian army discovers beheaded French hostage's body

Algerian security sources say the body of Hervé Gourdel was found in Akbil, close to where he was kidnapped by Islamists in September 2014.

Man's body found hung for eight years in reposessed flat near Paris

The new proprietor of a flat sold at auction found inside it the mummified body of the previous owner, missing since 2005, hanging from sheets.