Keyword: Hélène Pastor

Son-in-law of murdered Monaco billionaire admits her murder

In a dramatic turnaround at his trial in Aix-en-Provence in southern France, Wojciech Janowski, Poland's former honorary consul to Monaco and son-in-law of billionaire heiress Hélène Pastor, 77, has confessed to organising her murder by hitmen in 2014 but denies ordering the killing of her chauffeur.

Trial opens in France of ten accused over killing of Monaco billionaire

The trial has opened in the southern French town of Aix-en-Provence of ten people accused of taking part in the killings in the Rivierra city of Nice four years ago of Monaco multi-billionaire Hélène Pastor and her chauffeur, including Pastor's son-in-law who is alleged to have hired two hitmen with the aim of inheriting the property owner's huge fortune.

Son-in-law retracts confession in Monaco heiress killing

Pole Wojciech Janowski says he did not fully police and now denies having ordered the killing in May of 77-year-old Helene Pastor in Nice.

Son-in-law 'admits involvement' in murder of Monaco heiress

Wojciech Janowski is still being quizzed over murder of his mother-in-law Hélène Pastor; her daughter Sylvie has been freed without charge.

French police arrest daughter of assassinated Monaco heiress

The son-in-law of wealthy property owner Hélène Pastor is also among those being questioned following her ambush murder in May in Nice.