Judicial investigation into the suicide of a repeat offender while in police custody

The judicial police brigade of the provincial security district in Tan Tan on Saturday opened a judicial investigation under the supervision of the competent public prosecutor’s office, to determine the circumstances surrounding the suicide of an individual with a criminal record while he was placed in custody. jail.

According to the first elements of the investigation, the defendant was arrested in a state of intoxication and violation of the state of health emergency, indicates a press release from the General Directorate of National Security (DGSN), specifying that ‘he was the subject of a wanted poster for illegal trafficking in alcoholic beverages.

The defendant attempted to commit suicide during the first hours of Saturday, which required his evacuation to hospital in an ambulance where he died, continues the same source.

The remains were deposited in the hospital morgue for autopsy, while the content of the surveillance camera of the places of his custody was downloaded for the needs of the investigation conducted under the supervision of the competent public prosecutor’s office, in order to to elucidate this matter, concludes the press release.

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