Bruno Martini, former world champion in 1995 and 2001 with the French handball team, was arrested and placed in police custody on Monday for “corruption of minors” and “recording of child pornography images”. The former goalkeeper and now president of the National Handball League, according to France Info which revealed the case and which we are able to confirm, spent 48 hours in police custody in Paris.
Aged 52, the former player and manager of PSG hand, represented by master Elie Dottelonde, allegedly approached a 13-year-old teenager on social networks in the summer of 2020. After months of investigation, the police ended by arresting the former goalkeeper of the “Barjots” Monday morning at his Parisian home. His two apartments, in Paris and Montpellier, were searched and his computer equipment was seized.
During his detention, he admitted the facts for corruption of minors, exchanges of naked photos with several minors but defends himself from the recordings of child pornography. Referred Tuesday evening to the Paris court, he was released for a probable appearance on prior admission of guilt. .