UK and French authorities 'extremely pleased' with progress made

Surrey Police have said that they had held an "extremely productive" meeting with senior Gendarmerie officers, the Crown Prosecution Service and a French prosecutor and judge leading the investigation into the shootings of four people in the French Alps.

The meeting has been extremely productive and progress has been made in relation to a number of issues arising from the challenges and complexities of an enquiry across two judicial processes in aninvestigation such as this.

The meeting built on the already established strong working relationships between all parties involved.

The UK and French authorities are extremely pleased with the progress which has been made.

– Surrey Police

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