A man and a woman were arrested and charged with "
human trafficking committed against a minor " on February 22,
from a source familiar with the matter, confirming information from the
One of the defendants is a mother suspected of having "
" her daughter to a septuagenarian who indulged in touching the child with the complacency of her parents.
The facts date back to February 19.
The employees of a cinema in the 12th arrondissement of Paris call the police.
One of their clients was seen kissing a little girl and touching her breast.
Dispatched to the scene, the police arrested him at the same time as a woman presenting herself as the mother of the little girl.
At the same time, the little girl and a man identified as her father fled.
Introduced as a "friend" of the family
Caught in the act, the septuagenarian recognized the touching without recognizing the sexual nature.
The mother of the family explained that this elderly man was a “
During her hearing, she admitted having received money from this man.
Investigators suspect the child's parents of having "
" it to him.
, the Paris prosecutor's office confirmed the opening of a judicial investigation on February 22.
The two defendants were indicted for "
human trafficking committed against a minor
", and "
sexual assault on a fifteen-year-old minor
" for the septuagenarian.
They have been remanded in custody while the investigation continues.
did not have additional information on Thursday, March 2, about the little girl and the man identified as her father.
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