Opera place-Party: dozens of arrests during a riot in Frankfurt

At the Frankfurt Opera place, it came in the night to Sunday, to larger riots. The police announced, celebrated in the late evening, around 3000 people, than fr

Opera place-Party: dozens of arrests during a riot in Frankfurt

At the Frankfurt Opera place, it came in the night to Sunday, to larger riots. The police announced, celebrated in the late evening, around 3000 people, than from the quantity out of a sudden about 20 people clashed, and a major fight developed. A group of police officers made the way through the crowd to intervene, as a spokesman for the police Bureau, described the Situation later. Then, the officials had been attacked themselves. Many visitors to the Opera square were linearized with the people who were involved in the brawl, and solid. The officers were pelted with bottles and glasses, several of them were injured.

Catherine Iskandar

editor in the Rhein-Main-Zeitung.

F. A. Z.

The police finally went ahead with a great force against the rioters. She admitted finally, it is also the place. 39 people were arrested, including a woman. Eight of them were on Sunday morning still in custody. The arrested are all between 17 and 21 years old, nine come from Frankfurt, and the remaining from the surrounding region (Offenbach, Hanau, Limburg). To said the arrested police chief Gerhard Bereswill on Sunday afternoon: "Currently, the stay is examined the legal Status of the persons. A lower part of the arrested has a migration background.“

Updated Date: 19 July 2020, 22:19

You need to login to comment.

Please register or login.

RELATED NEWS