Original Translation by C. B. Sashenka
The graffiti had caused a deep stir, at the end of October. (Mark Zirnheld Archives PP)
The police had opened an investigation after the discovery of insulting graffiti in green paint towards the end of October on the mosque of Pau, avenue of Buros.
No trail led anywhere, until Wednesday, the author spontaneously came to give himself up to the police (perhaps stricken with remorse?): he is the imam himself. Employee of the religious association, this man in his fifties would have thus acted in the context of an internal settling of scores.
He is called to court next January 8th for an appearance based on plea bargaining.