Sophie Toscan Du Plantier
It is alleged that on the night of her death Sophie opened her door in the early hours of the morning to a stranger the Crime in Mind investigative team have an entirely different and compelling view…..
Sophie Toscan du Plantier, murdered in Schull, West Cork, December 23rd 1996
DOB: 28th July 1957
Origin: Paris, France
Height: 5ft 7inches
About Sophie & the case:
- Parisienne TV producer who came to Ireland to work on a couple of projects in her holiday home
- She had originally bought an open-ended ticket but seems to have changed her mind and booked a ticket back home December 24th (having rung her housekeeper to inform her that she would be leaving the country before Christmas)
- Married to Daniel Toscan du Plantier (deceased, heart attack 11/2/03), well-known French film producer
- Mother of one son from a previous marriage
- She was last known to have made contact with her husband at 11.30pm on December 22nd, over the phone
Crime Scene Location:
Body found on the laneway leading up to her house.