Esquennoy. The man entrenched in his home surrendered to the gendarmes

Esquennoy. The man entrenched in his home surrendered to the gendarmes

The man surrendered and was taken to safety. – Photo credit: Oise Hebdo Archives

The afternoon of this Tuesday, June 21 was eventful in Esquennoy, near Breteuil. The gendarmes intervened to negotiate with a 45-year-old man who wanted to end his life. According to Caroline Tharot, prosecutor of the Beauvais court, he was armed with a rifle and had taken refuge in his garage.

Hospitalized under duress

The intervention of the gendarmes put an end to the situation, comments on the floor. The man had previously deposited the rifle he had illegally before surrendering.Once safe, the individual was hospitalized under duress.

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