The union SGP police FO once again denounces “the danger police officers face on a daily basis” after the arrest of an armed and threatening individual in Agde who could have ended badly. It took the raid to intervene.
A patrol of police officers from the Bac d’Agde is called during the night of Thursday 17 to Friday 18 June, to the area of the cadène, for a man who is in front of the home of his ex-partner whom he threatens with death . Upon their arrival, the man fled and hid in nearby land. He threatens them on several occasions in these terms reported by the police union SGP police unit: “First summation, I’m going to kill you all!” The man allegedly fired three shots, according to the Alliance police union.
Due to the risk linked to the threats and the fact that the individual was visibly armed, a team from raid 34 was called to the scene and after a long negotiation, at 4 a.m. the man surrendered. There were no injuries.
Man in custody
At his home, the police found a handgun, cartridges, a ready-to-use Molotov cocktail, two bottles of gas and a can of gasoline empties a tomahawk-type ax. An ax he used to damage his ex-girlfriend’s car.
The public prosecutor of Béziers Raphaël Balland specifies that the individual was placed in custody of the heads of attempted homicide on people holding public authority and death threats against his ex-concubine, prolonged custody this Friday, he should also be the subject of a psychiatric expertise. This man has already been convicted of acts of violence with a weapon and violence against a spouse.
The union SGP Police FO asks “strong penal sanctions against this individual author of conjugal threats and violence against the police. “