According to an AFP judicial source, a Haut-Savoyard who could be considered to be "ultra-left", was indicted in Paris for "criminal terrorist association" and put in pre-trial custody. This was part of an investigation seized from the national antiterrorist prosecutor's Office ( Pnat).
He was taken into police custody on May 30 and indicted for transporting explosive products or devices to terrorist enterprises. According to the same source, which also confirms information from M6, On May 31, the National Anti-Terrorist Prosecutor's Office took him into custody.
According to an AFP source, investigators believe that the man is attempting to "commit an act of terror" under the banner of a revolutionary socialist ideology. However, the investigation are already underway. The first barrel containing toxic substances was discovered by accident near the man's home. After that, open investigations led to more than fifteen. These could be chemicals or toxic substances that are likely to be included in explosives.
According to Le Dauphine Libere, the searches took place in Arenthon, Cornier, and Haute-Savoie.