Toulouse. In anticipation of Christmas, he had robbed McDonald’s Kalashnikov
Through Laurent Derne
Sunday 23 December 2018, shortly before 9 p.m. A hooded and gloved man appears, Kalashnikov in hand, at McDonald’s restaurant from the district of Arenas, In Toulouse. Customers and employees immersed in fear and a panicked fear.
Kalashnikov in hand
Menacingly, he points his gun at the head of the fast food restaurant and scavenge the contents of the boxes, a few hundred euros. It is then that the machine for him will pinch. Listening only to his courage, a security guard intervenes. The first grain of sand.
The robber fled towards the parking lot. While she is behind the wheel of his car, he poses the barrel of his gun on the head of a nurse. The order is clear and neat: Fonce !
But the young woman does not comply. To debate. And the vigil, victim of several crosses, returns to the charge. Risking their lives, the duo gained enough time for a patrol of the Anti-crime squad (BAC) manages to challenge the thug.
“A little money at the foot of the tree”
Maximum risks. Hungry booty. Three years later, the robber was tried, this week, in Toulouse, by the Assize Court of Haute-Garonne. The weapon was dummy. The accused, 26 years old, an invoked approaching christmas and the need to “decorate (his) room and put a little money at the foot of the tree” to justify his actions, as indicated La Dépêche du Midi.
Wednesday November 10, 2021, the court finally has it sentenced to 9 years in prison and a suspended sentence. The Advocate General had requested ten.
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