Sachets of herbal cannabis, bearing the effigy of the Minister of Justice Eric Dupond-Moretti, were discovered in a vehicle during the arrest of a man on Friday evening, in the suburbs of Grenoble.
The suspect, placed in police custody, had left a car in a hurry as the municipal police of Echirolles approached, around 11:30 p.m.
Police officers from the Legal Support Group discovered, inside the vehicle in question, “a bar of cannabis resin, 86 resin strips, 10 sachets of herbal cannabis and seven pipettes of cocaine, all packaged for the sale ”, according to the police, who specifies that“ the sachets of grass bear the effigy of the current Minister of Justice ”.
Distributed by the Departmental Directorate of Public Security in Isère, a photo of one of them shows a caricature of Mr. Dupond-Moretti, represented in legal uniform. According to AFP, it would have been borrowed from the cartoonist Miss Lilou.
– Jokes and Drawings (@JokesDessins) October 21, 2017
“The dealers in Grenoble have a sense of humor but are still traffickers”
On Twitter, Eric Vaillant, public prosecutor in Grenoble, recalled that drug trafficking had, despite the funny nature of the case, nothing funny for those who suffered it head-on.
“The dealers in Grenoble have a sense of humor but still remain drug traffickers who sell illicit and dangerous products, make the honest people of the neighborhoods they dominate live in fear and exploit human misery”, commented the prosecutor. of the Republic in Grenoble on the social network.
The dealers in Grenoble have a good sense of humor but still remain drug traffickers who sell illicit and dangerous products, make the honest people of the neighborhoods they dominate live in fear and exploit human misery (employment of minors for example) https://t.co/q0LCbUFVFc
– Eric VAILLANT prosecutor of Grenoble (@egajvpr) October 9, 2021