RC Lens defender Facundo Medina was briefly taken into police custody on Sunday, and will be prosecuted, for violence against his wife on Christmas Eve, which he « partially recognized », he learned. ‘AFP to the prosecution.
The facts denounced occurred during an argument at their home in Arras, on the night of December 24 to 25, while they were spending New Years Eve with « several people », said Benoît Gauthe, deputy prosecutor of the Republic of Arras, confirming daily information The team. His wife accuses the Argentinian player of « voluntary violence », which he « partially recognized », continued Mr. Gauthe, without giving further details on the facts.
His police custody, which began in the morning, was lifted around 1:00 p.m. « Follow-up will be given » to this case, and Facundo Medina « will be summoned » later, he added. His wife has left the home. Contacted by AFP, the club was not immediately reachable.