Paris police under mass DNA investigation over rape of tourist

Two policeman have been charged with the rape of a 34-year-old Canadian tourist at the police headquarters in Paris.

Paris police charged with rape of Canadian tourist.

Paris police charged with rape of Canadian tourist. Image by Victor / CC BY 2.0

Four traces of DNA were found on the victim or on her clothing, two policeman have been charged, one is a witness and they are now trying to confirm who the fourth man is. Over 100 police and civilians who were in the police headquarters on the night of the incident are being DNA tested for a match. It’s reported that the tourist was drinking at an Irish bar frequented by policeman before some of them invited her back to the headquarters. She filed a criminal complaint after the incident. Read more: thelocal.fr

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