Surreal scene at the Géant Casino shopping center in Annemasse (Haute-Savoie), this Saturday.

A man was arrested while in possession of a loaded crossbow, reports

Le Dauphiné Libéré



The 👮 ♀️👮 @PoliceNationale of #Annemasse arrested a man carrying a loaded crossbow.

Person wanted because he was prohibited from possessing a weapon.

➡️ Custody.

➡️ Court.

– National Police 74 (@PoliceNat74) July 6, 2022

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Wanted for possession of an unauthorized weapon

The alert had been given at the end of the afternoon by the security guards of the shopping center.

Dispatched to the scene, the police disarmed the individual, who was drunk, before he used his weapon.

The 48-year-old man was already known to the police and was wanted for possession of an unauthorized weapon.

He was taken into police custody and then brought before the court in Thonon-les-Bains.

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