A man in his thirties was stabbed to death on Friday evening near a deal point in the northern districts of Marseille, a police source said on Saturday confirming information from Provence
The police called by the firefighters discovered the body, riddled with stab wounds and whose arm was almost detached, shortly after 10 p.m. in a dead end in the Belle-de-Mai district (3rd arrondissement). The victim who was identified was already on file for a drug case.
No suspect has yet been identified. The investigation was handed over to the federal police.