SARREGUEMINES, France: A German lady who had known as police for assist from her residence in japanese France on Sunday, alleging she had been imprisoned for over a decade by her husband, was not a sufferer of any such crime, a French prosecutor stated on Tuesday (Aug 8).
The 55-year-old husband, additionally a German nationwide, has been held in police custody since Monday however can be launched afterward Tuesday, native public prosecutor Olivier Glady informed a information convention.
The 53-year outdated lady, who had rung German police, who in flip contacted French police, suffered from diseases that left her bedridden, Glady stated.
“The scenario of sequestration that she (the spouse) stored complaining about (since Monday) didn’t exist,” Glady stated, citing official investigations carried out over the previous day.
“The allegations by the girl will not be backed by any police findings,” Glady stated, including there had been thorough medical and police checks following her allegations of getting been imprisoned, raped and tortured by her husband.
The case had grabbed headlines in each international locations over the previous few days. There have been no studies in native media of feedback made by both the spouse, her husband or their authorized representatives.
Glady stated the couple had not registered with the French medical system, had not been registered with German well being authorities for years or been in contact with their households.