Two sisters aged 5 and 7 spent a number of days in an condo with the physique of their mom who had died out of the blue in northwestern France, the regional prosecutor mentioned on Saturday.
“Be quiet, Mommy is sleeping,” the women advised Cops who got here to their condo on Wednesday within the metropolis of Le Mans after being alerted by the women’ colleges of their extended absence, the prosecutor’s workplace mentioned.
The officers insisted on coming in and found the physique of the mom, who was born in 1990 in Ivory Coast and who had died of pure causes, in response to a subsequent post-mortem.
The women have been taken to a hospital and have been then positioned in foster care and have been being given psychological counselling.
It was not but clear how lengthy they’d spent contained in the condo with their lifeless mom.
“We’ve got dominated out a prison speculation,” Le Mans prosecutor Delphine Dewailly advised AFP.
“We at the moment are going to attend just a few days after which attempt to get witness testimony from the little women.”