(5 février) For over seven hours, in various sectors of the Lavalle quarter, a series of attacks by young people took place against police and the local police station.
Three policemen were slightly wounded and there was damage to a vehicle and to the police station.Two attackers were quite seriously wounded. Lthe police had to have recourse to teargas and rubber bullets.
The Commissaire Rubén Calvo confirmed the arrest of two people, one of whom a minor, who would have participated in the series of attacks against the police. After that houses were raided in the Lavalle quarter and in other parts of the town.
The violent events started around 22h30, shortly after a group of policemen applied a judicial measure ordered by the Court of Instruction Nº4, Jean Bernardi, related to an inquest concerning stolen motorcycles.
There was "resistance" against the action of the police which provoked a reaction and the attack against the personnel' that he was in charge of reported Calvo. The young men's action was expressed with bricks, stones, iron bars and bottles, according to the chief of Nº34. coomissariat.
traduit de l’espagnol depuis Ai Ferri Corti, 6 février 2010
(translated from Cette semaine)