He was driving at full speed and taunting the authorities.
A 24-year-old motorcyclist is tried this Tuesday, January 11 by the Dunkirk court for several speeding violations at more than 200 km / h on the highway and for contempt - he used to make fingers of honor in front of automatic radars - reports France Bleu Nord.
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The case, reported by our colleagues, begins in spring 2021: a motorcycle is flashed at more than 200 km / h by the automatic radar of Bailleul on the A25 four times in just a few days. The photos of the radar show a motorcyclist driving without a license plate, or with tape on his registration, and in addition making a middle finger to the lens.
After three months of investigation, the CRS of the Godewaersvelde motorway company finally unmasked the fugitive.
The pilot was notably betrayed by the exhaust of his machine, atypical and relatively rare in France.
Investigators had identified twenty motorcycles with this exhaust in the North and went door to door, details
France Bleu Nord
Overwhelming clue: the respondent's cell phone was detected each time in the automatic speed camera areas of the A25 and A1 during speeding.