A 27-year-old woman filed a complaint for gang rape, allegedly occurring on the night of July 28-29
A 27-year-old woman has filed a complaint for rape that occurred during the Bayonne festivities, as confirmed by the mayor, the sub-prefect and the prosecutor of the capital of Labour, at the press conference to take stock of the festivities. Caroline Parizel, deputy prosecutor, pointed out that the rape took place on the night of Thursday to Friday of last week and that two men were arrested for their alleged relationship with the events. According to the newspaper Sud Ouest, the two defendants were released under judicial supervision, despite the prosecutor's request to keep them in preventive detention.
According to estimates by the authorities of the capital of Labour, more than a million people have visited Bayonne in the five days that the festivities have lasted. 592 police, gendarmes and soldiers have ensured the security of the site.