Law The granddaughters of this 86-year-old man had filed a complaint for sexual assault
An 86-year-old grandfather was found guilty of acts of sexual assault on his granddaughters in Pornic (illustration ). — M.Libert/20 Minutes
He was not present at the meeting. the hearing. His victims were there; to bear witness to the suffering that their grandfather inflicted on them when they were teenagers. Tuesday, November 15, five of the seven victims of this elderly man of 86 years have been heard by the court of Saint-Nazaire (Loire-Atlantique).
According to Ouest-France, the first revelations date from the summer of 2021 when the respondent tries to kiss on the mouth the young companion of his grandson at the end of the day. Pornic. Other victims of incest then dare to speak out. One of grandfather’s granddaughters reports that he also tried to kiss him and touched him. the chest when she was only 11 years old.
Absent from the hearing, the octogenarian had partially admitted the facts to the investigators. On Tuesday it was condemned to two years suspended prison sentence. He will have to compensate the victims and his name will be entered in the automated judicial file. of Sexual and Violent Offenders (Fijais).