anal tear after he was raped by a police officer with a police baton
while other police officers watched in Aulnay-sous-Bois, France.
Theo who has had surgery and now has to pass out waste using a colostomy
bag revealed that he was stopped by the officers who went on to throw
racist insults at him while they beat him. Along the line, one of the
officers drove his baton into Theo’s anal opening causing him to fall
“I had no strength left. It was as if my body had left myself. I thought I was going to die,” Theo said.
they teargassed him and hit him on the head to make him comply.
Eventually, he was handcuffed and put into the police car where he was
spat on, insulted and beaten on his private parts. It was only when he
got to the station that one of the officers saw his injury and arranged
for him to be taken to the hospital.
officers as they attack him, one of them forcing his baton into Theo’s
anus after they stopped him in the street during an identity check. As
at Monday, bloodstains were still visible where the alleged attack happened.
accident, in which his tracksuit bottoms fell down and the baton
penetrated him. A lawyer for the officer also said that ‘the blow had
been carried out in a totally involuntary manner, without his being
aware of any injury.’
charged with aggravated assault. All have been suspended from their
positions and face trial.
with the police station vandalized and hundreds of people joining
marches calling for justice.