French diplomat moves bail petition

Last Updated: Wed, Jul 04, 2012 11:26 hrs
French diplomat arrested for raping daughter

Bangalore: French diplomat Pascal Mazurier, arrested on the charge of raping his four-year-old daughter, today moved a bail petition in a local court here,police said.

The bail petition has been moved before a Fast Track Court, police sources told PTI.

A magisterial court yesterday extended by 14 days the judicial custody of Mazurier who was arrested on June 19 on the basis of a complaint filed by his Indian wife Suja Jones, a native of Kerala, alleging that he had raped their four-year-old daughter.

Mazurier, is the Deputy Head of Chancery in the Consulate of France here.

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