Keyword: Saad Al-Hilli

Alps shootings: French Foreign Legion soldier 'top of suspect list'

Prosecutor says Patrice Menegaldo, who killed himself last year, is chief suspect in 2012 murder of al-Hilli family and French cyclist.

Police rule out mystery biker in French Alps murders

Man released after being questioned by police over the shooting of British-Iraqi businessman Saad al Hilli, his wife and mother in 2012. 

Al-Hilli Alps murder may be 'perfect crime' says French prosecutor

Eric Maillaud says that two years after shooting of British family in French Alps it will take a 'stroke of luck' to solve the case.

French to request US exhumation in al-Hilli murder case

Move comes amid claims murdered British woman Iqbal Al-Hilli's 'secret' first husband may have been poisoned on same day as Alps shooting.

French police release man arrested in Alps murders investigation

State prosecutor says the 48-year-old ex-cop has 'no direct link' to murders though he is still under investigation for arms trafficking.

Man arrested in Alps murder probe

French authorities probing murder of British family and French cyclist say the 48-year-old local man had 'not appeared on their radar' until now.

French police issue sketch of Alps massacre suspect

The sketch is of a middle-aged man suspected of the shooting murders of a British family and a French cyclist near Chevaline in September 2012.

French Alps murder victim 'recorded all his calls'

One year after a British family and a French cyclist were murdered near Annecy, British and French investyigators claim 'great advances' in the case.

Brother of French Alps murder victim released on bail

The 54-year-old, who was arrested on suspicion of conspiracy to murder, has been freed 'pending further enquiries', say British police.

French detectives seek vehicle in Alps murder investigation

Officers release image of dark-coloured 4x4 they want to trace in connection with murder of engineer Saad al-Hilli and three others in September.

French police to quiz Swiss gunman over Alps massacre of British family

Police investigating the September murders of a British family in the French Alps want to question Swiss gunman who killed three women on Wednesday.

French cyclist 'was first target' in Alps shootings

A French cyclist was first target of "disorderly" gunman's massacre of four in the French Alps, including three Britons, French press reports say.

New evidence emerges in French Alps murders case

New eye-witness evidence emerges of family massacre that left four dead, including initial crime scene and strange behaviour of victim days earlier.

Mystery continues to surround UK family murders in French Alps

French investigators still searching a motive for shooting of a British family in the French Alps that left four dead and a child seriously wounded.

Four dead in French Alps mystery shooting massacre of family from Surrey

Two young girls are the only survivors of a shooting attack on a holidaying family from Britain that left four dead in woodland in the French Alps.