Daughter rape: French diplomat moves bail petition

French diplomat Pascal Mazurier, arrested on the charge of raping his four-year-old daughter, moved a bail petition in a local court here,police said.

Last Updated: Jul 04, 2012, 17:51 PM IST

Bangalore: French diplomat Pascal Mazurier, arrested on the charge of raping his four-year-old daughter, on Wednesday moved a bail petition in a local court here,police said.

The bail petition has been moved before a Fast Track Court, police sources said.
A magisterial court yesterday extended by 14 days the judicial custody of Mazurier who was arrested on June 19 on the basis of a complaint filed by his Indian wife Suja Jones, a native of Kerala, alleging that he had raped their four-year-old daughter.
Mazurier, is the Deputy Head of Chancery in the Consulate of France here.

PTI