A person has been arrested on suspicion of harassing French police and making 27,000 telephone calls in fewer than two months.
The suspect is alleged to have referred to as 14 completely different police and gendarmerie departments throughout the nation between April 7 and Might 18.
A lot of his calls contained “sexual feedback to feminine officers, generally insulting them,” police mentioned.
The authorities have recognized a complete of 34 victims.
A 47-year-old suspect was detained in a lodge in Saint-Priest close to Lyon within the early hours of Wednesday.
Police mentioned it was the primary time that they had been capable of finding the suspect who was “very unfavourably identified” to them.
The person’s judgment was “not impaired” and acknowledged his actions, police added after finishing up a psychiatric evaluation in custody.
The suspect was on account of seem earlier than the Lyon public prosecutor’s workplace on Friday for trial.