French prosecutors discovered the alleged victims 349 French surgeon, who is accused of rape and abuse against minor patients for about 30 years. About it as transfers TASS, said Friday the Prosecutor of Lorient (West France) Lorelin of Parafit, her briefing was broadcast on the TV channel BFM.
“It is an extraordinary procedure from the point of view of revealing the facts in the process, and the number of victims, said Parafit. – To date, the number of potential victims of Mr. Le Scouarnec increased to 349 people. Some of the facts, the Statute of limitations. Now 229 people have already testified, 197 of them filed a complaint”.
The investigation against the 68-year-old former surgeon, started in 2017, when one of his victims – 6-year – old neighbor told his mother that he was molested and subjected to sexual violence.
During the interrogation, the police Le Scouarnec admitted in several episodes in relation to my two nieces. However, during the search in his apartment were found the folder with records, which contained data on approximately 200 children and descriptions of sexual acts against them.
In most cases, the events occurred in hospitals where he worked. In 2005, the surgeon has been sentenced to 4 months suspended prison sentence for possession of images of children of a pornographic nature. However, one of my colleagues Le Scouarnec didn’t see anything suspicious in his behavior.
Now investigators are searching for and interviewing potential victims of men, to set including the accuracy described in his diary of events.
The trial in the case of the first four cases will take place in March 2020, the remaining cases are still in the stage of preliminary investigation and can be combined into one case.