Monday night was writer Luc Deflo at the age of 60 died. The writer had been sick for a while and was earlier this month in the Sint Maarten hospital Mechelen included. Deflo had to default to the traditional book signings at the book Fair.
Deflo was one of the most successful misdaadauteurs of Flanders, and wrote more than 30 thrillers that are as sweet rolls on the counter went.His most recent book, Wicked appeared only in september of this year. During his career he won three times the Hercule Poirotprijs.
Luc Deflo had three children, two from a previous relationship.