In the Ardennes, the seventh excavation campaign to find the body of Estelle Mouzin began on Monday, August 30, 2021. Although present on the spot, the ex-wife of Michel Fourniret, Monique Olivier, does not seem ready for “everything say “according to Didier Seban, the lawyer for the family of the missing.
It is a third day of excavations which was organized Wednesday in Issancourt-et-Rumel, in the Ardennes. The objective: to try again to find the body of Estelle Mouzin, disappeared in 2003, after leaving school. Suspected victim of Michel Fourniret, the research took place in the presence of Monique Olivier, ex-wife of the one who was nicknamed “the ogre of the Ardennes”. Died on May 10, 2021, the serial killer will have taken his secrets with him and, according to Estelle Mouzin’s family lawyer, Michelle Olivier does not seem determined to say everything either. His attitude questions.
As a reminder, on April 1, 2021, Monique Olivier had recognized for the first time having played a role in the kidnapping of Estelle Mouzin, specifying that he had accompanied Michel Fourniret to the places where the girl was allegedly buried, thus guiding the research. Since then, they have unfortunately remained unsuccessful.
“She remains a manipulator “
To the press, Didier Seban declared: “ [Monique Olivier] speaks, but refuses to give new precisions, details, one has the impression despite everything thatshe remains a manipulator“, before continuing: “She is the co-author with Michel Fourniret of the crimes we know and therefore, while promising that she does everything, that she wants to help us, there are secrets she doesn’t want to give“. Indeed, still according to her statements, Monique Olivier would contribute to the investigation while not revealing certain elements “that she wants to keep to herself“. Didier Seban adds:”I think she doesn’t mean everything because she […] fears questions about his participation […] As long as it is a question of implicating Michel Fourniret, there are no problems, as soon as his participation is in question, it is much more difficult“.