A six-year-old child, who has been appealed for witnesses for a “worrisome disappearance” in Rouen, north-west France, is believed to be in Haiti and may not have set foot on French territory. We learned Friday from the attorney.
“At this point, it is not excluded that, on the one hand, the child is in Haiti and on the other hand, he never came to France,” Marion told AFP. Meunier, vice-advocate of Rouen.
“This appears to be confirmed by the lack of reactions to the broadcast call for witnesses, beyond the inquests”, and the magistrate noted that “investigations continue, particularly to ascertain the exact whereabouts of the child”. .
Broadcasted on Twitter by the police, the call for witnesses was reported missing since July 25 at 4:00 p.m. Kelison R., six years old, 1.20 meters, short black hair and brown eyes. The child who disappeared “from the Avenue de la Grand’mare in Rouen” had, according to the same source, “a small mark on the forehead”.
A police source told AFP the boy was found on the border between the Dominican Republic and Haiti on Friday morning.
The same source explained that “the kidnappers who took the boy and his family to France would not have paid, but would have abducted him as part of a revenge operation.”
But a trail being investigated by the police found that the alleged abduction by the father was false and that the child could have been fraudulently returned to France without a visa, website 76actu reported Friday.