A police patrol found itself ambushed in a city of Seine-Saint-Denis Saturday night and four officers were slightly injured by questioning two people, are we learned today, police said.
the patrol had gone to the south of the city of La Courneuve 4000 at 11:40 p.m., after reporting a fire on a temporary building works (Algeco). On the spot, “a thirty individuals fired fireworks mortars towards police officers,” the source said, forcing police to use flash-ball and désencerclement grenades to clear.
After reinforcements arrived, two people were arrested for “abuse of agent and ambush offense.” They resisted arrest and four police officers were slightly injured. The same source, we are reminded that an arrest had occurred in the same place late Saturday afternoon in a drug case and that people had “tried to oppose it.” In total, an Algeco, two vehicles and garbage cans were set on fire. A bus was also damaged.