A young man, convicted of murder, attacks a taxi driver with a box cutter

The 28-year-old had been convicted of the murder of a 14-year-old boy eight years earlier. The driver’s days are not in danger. Article written by Published on 03/09/2022 15:08 Updated on 03/09/2022 18:30 Reading time: 1 min. A 28-year-old man was arrested in Normandy a few days after the attack on a taxi driver with a cutter in Saint-Forget in the Yvelines, franceinfo learned from a judicial source on Saturday September 3. The facts go back to the night of Tuesday to Wednesday: the young man is suspected of having taken a taxi at the Gare de Lyon, in Paris, then of having struck several blows with a box cutter at the neck of his driver, before steal his car. The 33-year-old driver was hospitalized and was prescribed 10 days of ITT. A “miraculous” record, according to a source familiar with the matter. The suspect had already been sentenced to 22 years in prison in 2014, after the assassination of Maxime Roussel, 14, in a wood in Etouvans (Doubs). According to a source familiar with the matter, it was his first leave. Share: Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Share by email Share link