who is Mohamed Amra, the prisoner on the run?

who is Mohamed Amra, the prisoner on the run?
who is Mohamed Amra, the prisoner on the run?

AFP

Attack on a prison van in Eure: two officers killed, one inmate escaped

Two prison officers were killed and three others seriously injured on Tuesday at the Incarville tollbooth (Eure) during the violent attack on their van which was transporting an inmate between Evreux and Rouen who escaped. this morning, which cost the lives of prison administration agents, is a shock for all of us (…) We will be intractable”, reacted on X Emmanuel Macron. “Everything will be done to find the perpetrators of this despicable crime”, declared the Minister of Justice, Eric Dupond-Moretti, from the crisis unit installed at the prison administration in the 19th arrondissement of Paris. He confirmed that during this attack very violent and extremely rare, two agents were killed. He specified that “two of the three” injured were life-threatening. Local police sources had at one time mentioned the death of three agents. – Commando – The attack took place shortly after 11:00 a.m. at the tollbooth of Incarville, when the inmate was being transferred from Evreux prison to the Rouen court. The Minister of Justice affirmed that it was the first time since 1992 that a prison officer was killed in the exercise of its functions.The prison convoy did not have a police or gendarmerie escort, according to a Source close to the matter. The latter explained that an escort was not “systematic” and was deployed at the request of the prison administration. Escorts are mainly reserved for particularly monitored prisoners (DPS). However, this was not the case for the detainee who is now on the run. According to a police Source, the attack was carried out by a commando of several criminals who used two vehicles. One of these vehicles was found shortly after the events, “charred”, in the Eure, we learned from a Source close to the investigation. Immediately, the Minister of the Interior Gérald Darmanin launched the “Epervier plan”. 200 gendarmes are mobilized, mainly departmental gendarmes and bikers from Eure but also from neighboring departments (Seine-Maritime, Calvados, Val-d’Oise and Yvelines), as well as a helicopter, detailed the gendarmerie. A team of the GIGN is also engaged to participate in the hunt for the escapee and his accomplices. On the A154 motorway, at the Incarville toll, where traffic was interrupted, there were several police vehicles and a white tent was drawn up, noted an AFP correspondent. – “They will pay” – “We will save no effort, no means. We will track them down. We will find them. And I tell you, they will pay”, launched Gabriel Attal at the National Assembly, which observed a minute of silence. The fugitive detainee, Mohamed Amra, was born “in March 1994”. “On May 10, 2024, he was convicted by the Evreux court for burglary. He was also indicted by the Marseille JIRS for kidnapping and sequestration leading to death,” said the Paris prosecutor Laure Beccuau in a press release. The National Jurisdiction for the Fight against Organized Crime (Junalco) was seized of the investigation, entrusted to the central office for the fight against organized crime (OCLCO) and the Rouen judicial police. investigation is opened for “murder and attempted murder by an organized gang (carrying life imprisonment), escape and organized gang, acquisition and possession of weapons of war, criminal conspiracy with a view to the commission of a crime”. The prosecutor specified that the magistrates were going there. Eric Dupond-Moretti announced that he was going to Caen to meet colleagues of the victims. The attack took place under the eyes of motorists stopped at the toll booth and whose some filmed part of the scene. On a video posted on of the prison administration blocked by a black sedan. On another video, we then see the flashing lights of the police and emergency services arriving, before traffic resumes on this highway.sm-cor-mac-tll -mb-clr/mat/sla

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