Almost two weeks later, Normane, a 20-year-old from Dijon, still bears the scars of his assault. “I thought I was going to die, that I would not see my two-and-a-half-year-old son again,” he says.
The young dad is not about to forget his exit from the Salsapelpa , a stone’s throw from Place de la République, in Dijon, on September 11, at 4:47 am “We were outside with two friends, waiting for other friends, when an alcoholic man approached me, pulled on my shirt and broke three buttons, ”says Normane. “I made a remark to him while remaining calm. Her boyfriend hugged me to procrastinate, well that’s what I thought… “
There, Normane will receive a violent blow from a bottle of vodka on the back of the head by a third man. “Then they gave me a brush, I found myself on the ground. “