Husband is in custody
Woman († 29) in Kehrsatz BE victim of homicide
In Kehrsatz BE, a woman was allegedly the victim of a homicide. The crime happened in mid-December. The husband is in custody.
According to the current findings, the police are assuming a homicide.
Drama in reverse BE. On Friday, December 16, 2022, a woman was found dead in an apartment. The victim is a 29-year-old Swiss woman from the canton of Bern. In the subsequent clarifications, a third party could not be ruled out, as the cantonal police in Bern wrote in a press release.
As there were certain inconsistencies and there were indications that the deceased’s husband could be connected to the woman’s death, the 35-year-old Swiss man was stopped on Thursday, December 22, 2022. The competent public prosecutor’s office applied to the compulsory measures court for pre-trial detention. The request was granted and the man is currently in custody.
According to current knowledge, it must be assumed that the woman was the victim of a homicide. Extensive investigations into the circumstances and background are underway under the direction of the Bern-Mittelland regional public prosecutor’s office by the Bern canton police with the involvement of various services and by the Institute for Forensic Medicine at the University of Bern.