A police vehicle (illustration). — F. Brenon/20Minutes
A young man, who was in the company of two friends, was attacked for a reason that he doesn’t know yet, near the place de la République in Metz. The facts date back to the 17th of September last. The attacker, a man about thirty years, first grabbed one of them before giving a punch to the face of another. Then, with a knife, he put “a blow on the skull and on the side” of his victim, reports the Republican Lorrain. Injuries that earned him six days of ITT.
“Recognized” and taken into custody
It is by viewing video clips posted on social networks and on YouTube, he recognized his attacker. The latter, after having been summoned on Tuesday by the police, has been placed in custody, specify our colleagues. The man is a Messin, unknown to justice. It should be judged on the appearance of immediate violence with a weapon resulting in an ITT does not exceed eight days. “