A fifth man, taken into police custody on Monday and suspected of having been present at the scene of the November 2021 attack on footballer Kheira Hamraoui, was indicted on Wednesday September 28 for aggravated violence and criminal association and placed in pre-trial detention, the Versailles prosecutor's office told AFP.
According to the prosecution, this man in his twenties could be the fifth man sought by investigators from the Banditry Repression Brigade (BRB), as mentioned in an investigation report consulted by AFP.
He was placed in pre-trial detention, as required by the prosecution, Versailles prosecutor Maryvonne Caillibotte told AFP.
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Arrested Monday afternoon in Villeneuve-Saint-Georges (Val-de-Marne), he did not recognize the facts while in police custody and did not mention the possible role of sponsor of Aminata Diallo in the aggression of his ex-teammate, according to a source familiar with the matter.
Aminata Diallo "
In this case, Aminata Diallo was also indicted on September 16 for "
" and "
" and placed under judicial control.
She had to pay a deposit of 30,000 euros.
His judicial review also requires him to reside with his father in Grenoble, his birthplace, with weekly check-in at the police station and a ban on contact with players and the PSG club.
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Aminata Diallo denies being the instigator of the violence against Kheira Hamraoui.
His former club, Paris Saint-Germain, is a civil party.
In addition to Aminata Diallo, last week, four men born between 1999 and 2003 were also indicted for the same charges.
Two were imprisoned, the other two placed under judicial control.
During their police custody, they implicated Aminata Diallo, presenting the ex-PSG player as "
the sponsor of the violence, to allow him to occupy the position of the victim during future competitions
", according to the parquet floor of Versailles.
One of these four men admitted having kicked, the other three said they had been present at the scene of the attack.
On November 4, 2021, in Chatou (Yvelines), Kheira Hamraoui was attacked with iron bars and beaten in the legs by two men, in front of Aminata Diallo, while the two players were returning together by car from a team dinner. .
In the wake of the attack, Aminata Diallo was placed in police custody for the first time before being released without prosecution.
The judicial information was expanded for "
organized gang fraud
" in March.
No indictment has yet been linked to this part of the investigation.