PARIS – Authorities contend a mom of a student during a French pre-school stabbed a clergyman to genocide in front of her category Friday, a final day of a propagandize year.
The preparation apportion pronounced a mom apparently had “serious psychiatric problems.” Police pronounced she was taken into custody.
Deadly attacks in a propagandize are intensely singular in France, and a stabbing in front of a category of 5- and 6-year-olds lifted regard during a top levels. French President Francois Hollande voiced snub during “this monstrous drama” during a Edouard Herriot propagandize in Albi in southern France.
Education Minister Benoit Hamon trafficked immediately to a school, and told reporters that a mom of a student “committed this monstrous act in a category opposite a conspicuous teacher.” A military central pronounced a mom stabbed a clergyman with a blade shortly after propagandize started Friday morning.
Hamon pronounced a attacker’s child had been in a propagandize usually for a month and a half, and a mom had had really tiny hit with a propagandize staff until Friday. It was misleading either a daughter was in category during a time of a attack.
Police and city officials would not criticism on probable reasons for a attack. The informal prosecutor was approaching to pronounce publicly about a box Friday evening.
After Friday’s attack, “the children were immediately taken in by another clergyman who brought them to another classroom to speak to them, to tell them stories, to try to mangle them divided from what they had only lived through,” Hamon said.
The slain teacher, 34, had dual tiny daughters, Hamon said.
Fellow clergyman Robert Couffignal of a informal teachers kinship told BFM radio that a propagandize had gifted tensions in a past though had never seen such violence.
“We are not going to put steel detectors in front of a schools to keep a relatives from entering. We are in a propinquity of trust with a parents,” Couffignal said. “This is a propinquity we wish to keep.”
Other teachers urged improved insurance for teachers and courtesy to a tensions they face with parents.
The preparation apportion lamented a generally unpleasant timing of a attack.
“This Jul 4, a impulse when we should be happy for all children that propagandize is over, that vacations are beginning, that teachers successfully finished a propagandize year, has been incited into a day of anguish … by this monstrous crime,” Hamon said.
France still feels scars from a sharpened during a Jewish propagandize in Toulouse in southern France in 2012 that left 3 children and a rabbi dead.