FRENCH SURRENDER: The French Evacuated an Entire Hotel Due To One "Mentally Deranged Knife-Wielding Troublemaker" Who Didn't Want To Pay His Hotel Bill
An armed man holed himself up at a hotel in southern France, forcing local police to erect a perimeter of 250 meters around the building.
The troublemaker who reportedly decided to leave the hotel without paying was later arrested.
The man refused to pay for his stay and after gendarmes were called by the hotel staff to settle the dispute, barricaded himself in one of the rooms, French media reported on Tuesday.
Police, along with the emergency services were called to the scene near the Formule 1 hotel in the commune of Bollene, Provence.Oh, by the way, the "Troublemaker",
... was reportedly armed with a knife and was feared to have an explosive device, a local gendarme officer told Reuters.