The attack dates back to Tuesday evening in Bron.
According to Actu17, six individuals attacked the mast of a CCTV camera on avenue Pierre Brosolette by trying to saw it with a grinder, around 11 p.m. The criminals, who had taken care to bring a ladder and a grinder, were caught in the act by police officers patrolling the area.
The six suspects fled when the police arrived. One of them, aged 20, was arrested by officials and taken into police custody. News 17 which indicates that the police were the target of projectiles during this arrest. Tear gas was used to restore calm to the scene.
An investigation has been opened.