A 51-year-old tennis teacher based in Arcachon was indicted for “rape and sexual assault on minors under 15,” the Bordeaux prosecutor's office announced on Wednesday evening.
The deferment to justice actually dates from September 8, his custody having taken place the day before.
The facts would have occurred “between 2008 and 2009 on young boys in Arcachon, indicates the parquet floor, confirming information of the newspaper Sud-Ouest and the radio France Bleu.
According to France Bleu, the alleged victims were on vacation in the Arcachon Basin at the time of the facts, and recently lodged three complaints in Paris, leading to the opening of the procedure by the family protection brigade (ex-brigade for minors ) from the capital.
Arrested at the beginning of September, the man was placed under judicial supervision and is also under investigation for “corruption of minors”.
His activity as a tennis teacher was suspended by the Gironde prefecture, and his license withdrawn, said the prosecution.