After an incident at Munich Central Station, the police are still looking for the fugitive. New photos show how dangerous the man could actually be.
Update from September 29, 3:41 p.m .: More details about the still fleeting knife man. A man who was on site with his son at the time of the crime reported to our newspaper the dramatic scenes that he witnessed at first hand: “I saw a gentleman trying to stop the young man and take him to account,” he said Man.
Knife attack at Munich Central Station: Witness describes dramatic scenes
“Then the younger one suddenly hit the older one in the face.” The aggressor’s second freak out! Then the opponents wrestled at the exit next to the escalator. The man from Munich also reports: “I looked around, but the police were nowhere to be seen”. To protect himself and his child, he ran outside on the other side of the escalator. “We stood behind a car and watched from there as the man pulled something out of his jacket. It looked like a knife in a black protective cover. ”
“I still heard a woman’s voice calling ‘police’,” says the witness – but the officers came too late. The knife man had already fled in the direction of Bahnhofplatz / Elisenstrasse. He left his bike – a brand new, dark blue racing bike (Triban brand) – at the main station.
First report from September 29, 2021
Munich – The police in Munich have been looking for a man who had become suspicious at the main train station for a week. According to the police, the hitherto unknown perpetrator is said to have attacked and threatened several passers-by on Wednesday, September 22nd. Now there are new details about the fugitive.
Knife attack at Munich Central Station: perpetrators are still on the run
According to the police, the man touched a woman on an escalator with his bicycle at around 11:20 a.m. When this complained, the man hit her in the face in the course of a battle of words. When a 56-year-old witness to the incident grabbed the man by his shoulder bag to prevent him from escaping, the perpetrator pulled a knife-like object from one on the belt of his knife sheath. He threatened the 56-year-old and his companion, who immediately backed off. The stranger fled immediately – he could get his bike back.
After the knife attack at Munich Central Station: Police published new pictures
The Munich police have now published new pictures from a surveillance camera that show how dangerous the situation in the main train station was. Based on several testimonies, she classifies the perpetrator as unpredictable and aggressive. It could pose a threat to the population. Since so far none of the indications could lead to an arrest of the man, the police are now asking again for help from the population.
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The man’s bicycle that he left behind could also provide an important indication. It is a new, high-quality, dark blue racing bike from the Triban brand, which is sold exclusively through the DECATHLON company.
Messer man from Munich Central Station: This is what he looked like
The fugitive is about 180 cm tall and about 30 years old. He quickly has shoulder-length, strongly wavy, brown hair with a center parting and “musketeer”. He was dressed in light blue jeans, a light blue shirt, a knee-length blue coat and a black shoulder bag. The police also asked the woman whom the man punched in the face to come forward as an important witness. The Federal Police Inspection can be reached around the clock on 089 515 550 1111 for information. (kah)
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