We know more about the profile of the driver who shot Antoine Alléno to death. The son of the famous French cook, Yannick Alléno, chef with three Michelin stars, died in the night between Sunday and Monday 9 May 2022, in Paris, after being killed by a motorist driving a stolen car.
“It is with deep sadness that chef Yannick Alléno, his mother Isabelle, his brother Thomas, his family and the teams of the Yannick Alléno group inform you of the death of their son, brother, colleague and friend, Antoine, who was the victim of a car accident. which took place on the night of May 8 in Paris, the Yannick Alléno Group announced in a press release. In this painful period, the Alléno family and their loved ones are very sensitive to everyone’s kindness and understanding, while respecting their privacy.
In a recent post published on Instagram, Yannick Alléno paid a touching tribute to his son. “Listen Antoine, everyone is thinking of you !!! “, He wrote in the caption of a photo showing some flowers placed in front of the Burger Père et fils restaurant.
Antoine Alléno: the chilling profile of the driver
Antoine Alléno was driving a scooter on Avenue Bosquet in the 7th arrondissement of Paris when he was hit with a red light, while stationary, by a black Audi RS6 car. The vehicle had just been stolen from the Coya restaurant, according to media reports. The 25-year-old driver had handed a fake ticket to the valet at this venue to get behind the wheel of the stolen car.
Driving at high speed, the young driver known to police for traffic offenses and drunk driving entered the boulevard and wanted to switch between a taxi and a scooter. But he lost control of his vehicle, hitting Antoine Alleno who was stationary. A passenger aboard the scooter, in a state of shock, was transported to the hospital, suffering bruises.
The driver had fled on foot, leaving the body of the 24-year-old man lifeless.
“A petty criminal with no ladder”
The investigation entrusted to the local security department of the Paris conurbation (DSPAP) made it possible to identify the driver’s profile. The latter, who had refused to undergo the alcohol test, was eventually transported to a clinic for a mandatory blood test. Positive for alcohol and drugs, he was arrested. He told investigators that he had no recollection of the incident due to alcohol.
“Not a big name in banditry. He is rather a minor offender with no scale, “a source explained to the Parisian.” The interested party was referred on Tuesday evening for the opening of a judicial investigation that day. [mercredi] counts of aggravated homicide and involuntary injuries (drunkenness and driving despite the revocation of the license), damages, intentional violence, theft and hit and run “.
Filed J in the Wanted Persons File (RPF) by the police, the suspect was born in Bezons in Val d’Oise. Building contractor, he is known for several thefts and was serving a prison sentence of 3 months.
No words can describe the drama that weeps dear to you @Chef_YAlleno. We all think in communion of you and your family.
– Guy Savoy (@guysavoy) May 9, 2022
We think about you a lot @Chef_YAlleno in this unjust and horrible drama that weeps for you. Goodbye Antonio. You were a smiling, funny young chef who promised a bright future. How sad.
– Guillaume Gomez (@ggomez_chef) May 9, 2022