He presented himself in a state of severe intoxication for the meeting with the juvenile judge. According to West France, he displayed a blood alcohol level of nearly 2.5 grams per liter of blood when he sowed discord in the corridors of the criminal court of Lorient (Morbihan). Angry at the judge’s decision to keep his child in care, a father slapped a court officer before injuring another on the wrist on Thursday, May 27.
Handcuffed somehow thanks to the reinforcement of a third agent, the defendant was tried in immediate appearance on Monday. Aged 38, this Auray resident admits to suffering from alcoholism and describes himself as potentially dangerous when he has been drinking. Already convicted on several occasions, he was again convicted of violence. Incarcerated after the assault, he was kept in detention and sentenced to twelve months in prison, six of which were suspended, specifies West France. A three-month reprieve was revoked.