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Fleury-Mérogis: the complaint of a detainee for rape against a supervisor classified without further action


The complaint for rape and violence by an inmate of the Fleury-Mérogis women's remand center (Essonne) against a supervisor has been closed...

The complaint for rape and violence by an inmate of the Fleury-Mérogis women's remand center (Essonne) against a supervisor was dismissed for "

insufficiently characterized offense

" at the end of December, the prosecution said on Wednesday January 18. 'Évry, requested by AFP.

The inmate, 22 years old at the time, accused a supervisor of having raped her by "

inserting her fingers into her vagina

" during a search for possession of a telephone in December 2021.

Slammed hard against a door

The young woman, in pre-trial detention since May 2021 for complicity in armed robbery, also claims that before this search several supervisors had pressed her violently against a door and against a wall, ensuring for her part that she had not been aggressive.

Facts for which she filed a complaint for rape and intentional violence, leading to the opening of an investigation by the Évry prosecution in the spring of 2022.

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The incident report written by the supervisors gave another version.

According to them, the inmate had tried to put a phone in her private parts.

Not wanting to hand it over to prison officers, a body search was carried out and the phone was found in the pants.


We were expecting this classification and we are finally looking forward to the forthcoming referral to an independent magistrate who will undoubtedly study all the elements which demonstrate that my client was the victim of serious, humiliating and above all illegal acts

", reacted to AFP the lawyer for the detainee, Me Marie Violleau, who will file a complaint with a civil party.

The appointment of an investigating judge is almost automatic with this type of complaint.

Source: lefigaro

All news articles on 2023-01-18

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