Murder of a French tourist: Jeremy Viktor Lagacé pleads guilty to other charges
Jeremie Viktor Lagace, 24, of Saint-André-de-Restigouche, Gaspé, who pleaded guilty on March 28 to a charge of unpremeditated murder of French tourist Fabrice Durand, also pleads guilty to charges of burglary, theft of weapons and two theft of tools.
These break-ins and robberies took place in July and August 2017, shortly before Mr. Durand’s death on August 22 of the same year.
Five firearms were stolen from Nouvelle between August 8th and 18th, 2017. The murder weapon was probably a lot, “but we have not been able to prove it,” notes Florence Frappier-Routhier, prosecutor. criminal and penal in this case.
Jeremy Viktor has also pleaded guilty to breach of probation for his weapons theft and is serving a two-year sentence for these crimes, a sentence that will be served at the same time as the 13 years of murder.