The 39-year-old guy, residing in Brittany, northwestern France, was concealing behind a cars and truck early Saturday early morning when he was identified by an authorities patrol.
He seemed intoxicated, cops stated. He was questioned and officers found that he was bring a flick knife.
Cops examined his description for being outdoors and discovered that the guy had actually composed in the consent kind: “I have actually gone to smash a man’s face in. That’s my reason and it’s a great one.”
Daniel Kerdraon, Lannion cops chief, stated officers described this wasn’t a genuine factor which he would be apprehended over night.
” In some way he wished to appreciate the law, because, when he was questioned at the police headquarters, he demanded the reality that he was less than a kilometer from his house,” Kerdraon informed CNN.
Under the nation’s lockdown constraints, individuals are permitted outside for one hour of workout daily and no further than one kilometer (about 0.6 miles) from their home.
The guy was fined 135 euros ($ 160) for breaking the lockdown and another 150 euros ($ 177) for being intoxicated in a public area.
On Monday, the guy was questioned for bring the flick knife. He informed cops he “did not plan to harm the person with it.”
France enforced a brand-new lockdown in late October in reaction to an increase in Covid-19 cases, shutting non-essential companies, dining establishments and bars.
Schools and offices have actually stayed open and care house check outs are permitted, however individuals can otherwise just leave their houses for work, medical factors, searching for necessary items or workout.