Pete Doherty's arrested again in Paris, drunk after a fight


British singer Pete Doherty has been’s arrested in Paris on Sunday in a state of drunkenness after a fight, the day after his release from police custody in a case of cocaine consumption, a-t-on learned from several sources, confirming information of the Point.


The member of the Libertines, 40-year-old was placed in police custody on Sunday for “violence by persons in a state of intoxication,” said the prosecutor of Paris.


According to his lawyer, the singer was’s arrested “after a fight with another man alcoholic who has filed a complaint for violence without ITT (temporary interruption of work, editor’s NOTE)”.


“After his time in custody, he was returned home and then came in for a drink, but he does not take alcohol because of the treatment that he is taking since one month,” said to AFP Me Arash Derambarsh.


Pete Doherty was released on Saturday afternoon, the day after his arrest shortly after having purchased cocaine in the district of Pigalle.


For these facts, the prosecution is required against him a fine of 5000 euros, under penalty of imprisonment, in the framework of an order (a criminal that has yet to be approved by a judge of the court of Paris.


The singer, who is at the beginning of a long tour in Europe and mainly in Britain, “is committed to be followed full-time by a addictologue and a doctor, in order not to fall into temptation”, had indicated to his lawyer.


“This is not a delinquent, he follows a detox in France and in England and wants to focus on the rest of his artistic career,” he added.


Pete Doherty, also known as the former boyfriend of supermodel Kate Moss, has repeatedly made the headlines for its excesses related to his drug use.


In July 2012, it had thus been placed at the door of a drug rehabilitation center, luxury in Thailand to have failed of will in his battle against his addiction to heroin.



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