A hostage-taking is underway in the prison center of Condé-sur-Sarthe. (Source BFMTV)
A crisis unit was activated at the Ministry of Justice.
Two supervisors were taken hostage at meal time by an inmate. ERIS and RAID are on the site.
According to a union source, he would be a trainee supervisor and a lead supervisor.
The detainee is identified as radicalized, psychologically unstable and not in his first abduction. The latter requests a transfer.
According to Actu17, the detainee is Francis Dorffer, who has authored five other hostage takings. The man has been incarcerated since the age of 16 for robbery, but has never been released from jail because of his mistakes during detention.
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