NAfter a knife attack on a tram in Dresden, the 40-year-old victim died. The police announced on Saturday afternoon. The man had been injured in a number 7 tram in the morning with several stitches.
The alleged 32-year-old perpetrator was arrested at the scene. The victim and the suspect are Somalis, according to the police. The background of the deadly attack is still completely unclear.
The emergency services were informed shortly before half past ten by an emergency call that “someone is said to have been stabbed” on the train, said a police spokesman. According to the “Sächsische Zeitung”, witnesses on site also reported a large pool of blood in the door area of the train.
What exactly happened should now be clarified with the help of witness statements and the evaluation of the video surveillance in the tram. It was said that it was difficult to communicate with the 32-year-old suspect.