Agence France-Presse sued the police on Monday to investigate suspected stimulants based on the just-concluded Tour de France cycling team.
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According to the confirmation information provided to AFP by sources close to the case, Sunday newspaper And team, The Central Office conducted a search for environmental and public health operations. The search targets came from several runners of the Ark Sam team, including Nero’s brother Colombia Del Quintana and the “medical team”. member.
According to reports in two newspapers, the search was carried out near Méribel (Savoie) on Wednesday.
This preliminary investigation was initiated by the Public Health Department of the Public Prosecutor’s Office of Marseille. “The person in charge of the management and prescription of an athlete did not medically prove the use of substances or methods prohibited within the framework of sports events to assist in the use and incitement Dominique Laurens, the prosecutor for the use of the substance, said:
Ms. Lawrence did not provide more details in the search, but told AFP that “many health products were found, including drugs in personal belongings, but the most important thing is a method that can be identified as a stimulant” and added Say: “All these (must)”.
The head of the Arkéa-Samsic team, Nairo Quintana, finished the game in 17th place, more than an hour behind the winner Slovenian Tadej Pogacar.
In the same team, Frenchman Warren Barguil (Warren Barguil) came in 14th, 31 minutes from Pogacar.