Yvelines: the body of a little girl found in the Seine in Andrésy

The body of a little girl was recovered on Thursday April 4 in the Seine, near the town of Andrésy.

Yvelines: the body of a little girl found in the Seine in Andrésy

The body of a little girl was recovered on Thursday April 4 in the Seine, near the town of Andrésy. DNA analyzes were carried out to identify the victim.

A macabre discovery. The body of a little girl was recovered from the Seine on Thursday, April 4, 2024, in the morning, near the town of Andrésy located in Yvelines, according to information from BFMTV. Several divers were dispatched to the site, near the river lock dam. The body remained "in the water for some time", according to a source close to the investigation cited by the news channel. The build of the little victim suggests that she could be between 5 and 6 years old.

The young victim was only dressed in denim shorts when he was discovered. The body is not identifiable as it is and is the subject of DNA analyses, the channel specifies continuously. The public prosecutor in Versailles, Maryvonne Caillibotte explains "trying to link this discovery to a recent disappearance of a child", to Le Parisien. All avenues are being studied. The Versailles public prosecutor's office has opened an investigation to determine the causes of death.

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