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Libertines rocker Pete Doherty arrested for second time in 48 hours after ‘drunken combat’ in Paris

Libertines rocker Pete Doherty arrested for second time in 48 hours after ‘drunken fight’ in Paris


PETE Doherty was arrested yesterday for a second time in 48 hours after a “drunk combat” in Paris, it has been reported.

The Libertines Rocker was out celebrating his launch from a police cell whereas carrying his pyjamas after he was held for a cocaine abuse.

Pete Doherty was taken into custody in central Paris after getting right into a combat
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Doherty, the ex-boyfriend of supermodel Kate Moss, has convictions for drug offences
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The 40-year-old was noticed throwing punches at a 19-year-old lad within the upmarket Saint-Germain-des-Pres district of the French capital early Sunday morning.

Arash Derambarsh, his lawyer, instructed the Parisian information outlet that Doherty went house and took sleeping drugs however then went out once more carrying his pyjamas.

Mr Derambarsh stated he needed to “go and rejoice his liberation in a bar close to him,”, including “he drank and other people made him drink”.

Because the night wore on, Pete acquired right into a combat with a person they usually “rapidly got here to blows”.

It was the unnamed teenager who filed a criticism to police, saying he was injured in a “drunken brawl”.

Now Pete faces contemporary fees for “violence by an individual in a state of drunkenness”.

An investigating supply stated: “Earlier than being questioned by police, Doherty was put someplace the place he may sober up.”

PARIS ARREST

Pete was nabbed by police in a seedy Paris district for allegedly shopping for cocaine on the street at 3am on Friday.

In Pigalle, Pete was arrested throughout an alleged avenue drug deal witnessed by police.

Below a quick monitor process, he was provisionally fined the equal of £4,300 for utilizing a banned drug – a sentence which is but to be authorised by a choose.

Pete, the ex-boyfriend of supermodel Kate Moss, has earlier convictions for drug offences, and likewise for theft and driving and not using a licence.

Up to now, Pete has pleaded responsible to possession of cocaine, heroin, hashish and ketamine.

In Could 2011 he was sentenced to 6 months in jail for cocaine possession within the UK.

Since shifting to Margate, Kent, in 2017 Pete has been arrested by the police on quite a few events.

In January this 12 months the Don’t Look Again Into The Solar singer was held for 48 hours and questioned. However, fees of drug possession and driving associated offences have been later dropped.


Cocaine is a banned drug in France, the place possession for private use is punishable with a jail sentence of as much as a 12 months, plus a high quality.

This most sentence might be elevated if there are aggravating elements, equivalent to somebody in possession endangering different individuals.

The Pigalle space of Paris is thought for its unlawful commerce in avenue medicine, the place two grams of cocaine might be purchased for the equal of about £250.

The 40-year-old Libertines singer was alleged to be drunk and in possession of cocaine in Paris
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He’s a frequent customer to Paris, and sometimes spends lengthy durations dwelling and performing within the French capital
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