A referee was attacked this Sunday, in Amiens, realized France Bleu Picardie from concordant sources. It was on the finish of the assembly, between the Métropole Amiénoise Basket-Ball and Pontpoint, that the sufferer, dismissed in Dourges (Pas-de-Calais) was attacked by 5 males.
“He returned to his automobile to place away his belongings and depart. At the moment, he was arrested by 5 younger individuals. He then rotated. Instantly, he acquired a number of blows, he wished to return to the fitness center and one in all them broke his leg., says the president of the Abc Dourges, Jean-Paul Pihet. “He fell and once more acquired a couple of blows. Fortunately close by was a woman in her automobile, when she noticed this she obtained out and began screaming. The younger individuals fled. By the best way, one in all them kicked his automobile a couple of instancesThe sufferer then contacted the police, who, after they arrived on the scene, didn’t discover the perpetrators. She went to Lens hospital, then to the police station to file a grievance. His membership claims to be at his aspect and to be able to make his lawyer out there.
A grievance has been filed
The Amiens Basket-Ball Metropolis, for its half, confirms the information. “The affiliation has nothing to do with these 5 individuals”she assures, joined by France Bleu Picardie. She helps the sufferer and evokes “One thing that should not occur. Free violence, for a basketball sport. It darkens the work of inclusion that we do each day.“This membership, round 400 members, works with younger individuals from the Etouvie district. Contacted, the Hauts-de-France basketball league doesn’t want to remark for the second, explaining that it has not exchanged with the arbitrator.
“After all, everybody in basketball condemns this aggression,” signifies for his half Benjamin Plancot, the chairman of the Somme basketball committee. “I hope this can be sanctioned and the perpetrators prosecuted.” Like MAAM, he fears the influence of this assault on the membership’s picture. “I hope this won’t tarnish the picture of this membership, which works within the Etouvie district. The work is acknowledged by all federal authorities. It’s a actually dynamic and important membership for basketball within the Somme .” Benjamin Plancot helps the membership’s volunteers. “They work with out counting their hours and see their work decreased to nothing.”