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series of arrests in an investigation into doping in racehorses

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A crackdown on the French horse racing scene. About fifteen people were arrested Tuesday morning, due to suspicion of doping horses, including three members of the Rossi family, very well known in the world of galloping races, we learned from a source close to the case.

These arrests, led by the Central Service of Races and Games (SCCJ) in charge of the investigations, took place in the Paris region and in the Bouches-du-Rhône, we learned from the same source, confirming information from the Parisian.

A tip from the Marseille PJ

“Some people are heard under the custody regime, others as witnesses,” said the close source. Among those placed in police custody are Frédéric Rossi and his two nephews Cédric and Charley, three successful gallopers trainers, installed in the Bouches-du-Rhône.

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This crackdown was ordered by an investigating judge in Aix-en-Provence as part of an open judicial investigation, in particular for equine doping, following information obtained by the Marseille judicial police.

Several searches were underway on Tuesday morning, in particular at the Calas training center (Bouches-du-Rhône) where the Rossi family’s horses are practiced, according to the source close to the file. With 94 victories in 2021, which brought in a total of 2.5 million euros in earnings, Frédéric Rossi is in fifth place in the ranking of coaches established by France Galop, the company that organizes horse races.

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