The famous musician will be announced this Friday for a sexual assault on a student in Montpellier in 2013 at the age of 14. When the case was discovered in 2017, Ibrahim Maalouf mentioned "false information". He should partially challenge the victim's allegations.
Lithuanian trumpeter Ibrahim Maalouf, who kissed a tuition class in a conditional studio in 2013, will be tried on Friday on a sexual assault on the Criminal Court of Creteil (Val de Marne).
"Unique act, immediately complained"
The girl, who was then 14 years old and educated in the third, was on a one-week practice in the studio of Ivri-sur-Seine Ibrahim Maalouf, then 33 years old. A musician who has always recognized the "unique act" that "is immediately sorry" towards the floor, kissed at the end of this course.
Parents were executed a year after the facts at the prosecutor's office in Montpellier (Herault), where they stayed with their daughter and an investigation was opened, leading to the closure in January 2017 guardian Ibrahim Maalouf, 37 years old.
The young victim was crushed and sank into a bulimia
The girl "started bruising, bulimia, seeing a doctor and finding that there was a sexual intercourse," said family lawyer Jean-Baptiste Mokuet, explaining that the girl, "in love" with the musician and "fascinated" by him, wanted to protect it. Preliminary investigation is open to "sexual abuse", which implies the consent of the minor.
However, "at the end of the investigation", the prosecution concluded that "there was no consent of the victim and decided to dismiss Ibrahim Maalouf in court for" sexual assault, "he explained before the trial.
During 2017 and when the media reported an open inquiry into a sexual assault, the trumpeter of four Victoires de la Musique and the Cesar for Best Film Music condemned "extremely harmful false information", "deliberately broadcast for the sole purpose" to describe him as a sexual predator " .
At the hearing on Friday, Ibrahim Maalouf should challenge, at least partially, the version of the girl.