44-year-old Benoit Violier, chef of Swiss restaurant at Hotel de Ville and the holder of the title «best chef in the world» according to the French rating La Liste, was found dead at his home in CRISSIER (near Lausanne), Vaud Canton.
According to The Mirror, the police came to the conclusion that it is an «obvious suicide». What was the reason of suicide is unclear.
Police reported that Benoit Violier died due to gunshot wounds inflicted at close range, and they have no reason to doubt that this man shot himself.
However, the investigation continues.
Violer Benoit was born in France. In recent years he was chef of the legendary restaurant of the Hotel de Ville in CRISSIER can be found. In 2015, his restaurant took the top spot in expert La Liste ranking among the 1000 best restaurants in the world.