A 28-year-old man, arrested while intoxicated while driving in Poitiers, was found dead, hanged with the lace of his shoe on the night of Monday July 5 to Tuesday July 6, while he was in a room waiting of the police station according to the prosecution and a police source quoted by AFP.
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An investigation was entrusted to the judicial police for “search for causes of death“Of the young man, said the prosecutor’s office in Poitiers. An autopsy is scheduled for Wednesday.
No sign “agitation“Or”sadness»
Arrested Monday evening around 10 p.m. for driving while intoxicated, the man visibly feared the removal of his driving license, with a rate of 0.86 grams per liter of blood.
When he arrived at the police station, according to several police sources, he was “calm“And showed no sign”agitation or great sadness“. He had been installed in the waiting room of the police station before his transfer to the Poitiers University Hospital, for the medical examination and the routine blood samples.
«He dozed off and disappeared from view of the camera. He took advantage of the presence of a grid (high) in this room to tie his lace and commit the irreparable. Colleagues found him dead when they picked him up around 3:00 a.m. They inevitably blame the blow“, Told a policeman on the radio France Bleu Poitou.
The officials in post at the time of the facts were to be heard by the Poitiers judicial police.
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