The evening started well for Emmanuel Macron. After finishing his fifth day of "commemorative roaming" in the footsteps of the Great War, the President of the Republic wanted to offer himself a last crowd bath before leaving Arras on Thursday.
Coming out of the town hall, he was acclaimed by dozens of fans who shouted "Thanks Macron!" or "Macron, president!" But after receiving many praises and posed for selfies with the locals, the head of state was attacked by a man, as reported The voice of the north.
"Take my kebab I go to custody"
According to local media reports, this man shouted "Go kill your dirty son of p …" to Emmanuel Macron. A state of mind that led him to be immediately arrested and placed in custody.
Far from being impressed, the individual would have given a plastic bag to his companion before getting into the police van, saying: "Valerie take my kebab, I go into custody". According to France 3, the man between the ages of 30 and 40 was in a state of intoxication and in possession of drugs at the time of the events.