The municipal police station attacked in Rillieux-la-Pape, Lyon

Published December 3, 2020

The municipal police station attacked in Rillieux-la-Pape, Lyon

The municipal police station attacked twice in 24 hours by about fifteen individuals on November 30, 2020.

About fifteen individuals with concealed faces stoned the municipal police station of Rilleux-la-Pape, a town located in the metropolis of Lyon (Rhone), last Saturday evening around 6:15 pm. The events lasted for more than an hour in the rue Jacques Prévert. Two vehicles of the municipal police were damaged, windows were broken by the projectiles. A national police car was also damaged.

The situation reoccurred on Sunday evening around 6:30 pm. This time it was a dozen attackers who threw stones at the municipal police station. They also fired fireworks. The windshield of a police vehicle was damaged.