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Syringe attack in Schifflange
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Syringe attack in Schifflange

23.12.2012 From our online archive
A strange incident occurred on Saturday evening when a man was discovered lying motionless on the ground in Schifflange.

(ADW) A strange incident occurred on Saturday evening when a man was discovered lying motionless on the ground in Schifflange.

A concerned passer-by approached the man in an attempt to come to his aid. The unexpected response was that he turned and stabbed the helper in the arm with a syringe, on Rue Denis Nettgen.

The man then got up and fled the scene.

The police are now searching for the attacker who is described at obese with a dishevelled grey beard and wore an earring in the left ear. He was dressed in a black or dark blue jacket, a red hoodie and blue jeans.

If anyone witnessed the incident or can identify the man, they are requested to contact the police on the emergency number: 113