The police in Oppenau has taken since the days of volatile, Yves Rausch, who had threatened last Sunday, four police officers with a firearm and provide them with the arms removed. As a result, the 31-year-old man in the black forest was in hiding, the police went for five days with a large contingent after him. On Friday evening, the police informed, you have to take the man arrested and four firearms can ensure.
Decisive for the arrest was a note that came in on Friday afternoon from the population. As head of Jürgen Rieger from the Offenburg police reported at a press conference on Friday evening, was the noise of two witnesses sighted. Then, the police have tightened in the respective area, special forces and sniffer dogs. Finally, we have encountered a noise in a Bush squatting. The four firearms were in front of noise, which also held a hatchet in his lap. After the forces had approached the man first, unsuccessful, was made at the request of the special operations command. Noise and a SEC officer were injured slightly, as head of Rieger. He left open the question of whether intoxication injured the police officers. Apart from the weapons, the perpetrator was also a piece of writing in itself. Whether it is a farewell letter, will still being examined.
the noise should be from a psychiatrist examined. This was due to the "heavy weight of the fact," and the history of the man is necessary, said chief state Prosecutor Herwig Schäfer on Friday evening. In addition, taken from a blood sample, to check whether the husband "had taken substances, drugs or intoxicants". The existing arrest warrant should be opened to the man on Saturday.
Rough terrain for search
It was "delighted" that noise could be in focus after five-day search, said police chief Reinhard Renter. The rough terrain and the good local knowledge of the offender, the officials turned the mug in front of a big challenge. According to provision stated after the arrest of a certain "relaxation" in the forces.
Previously had appealed to the police to the man, contact the authorities. "This is a way healthy for all to come out," said the Offenburg police President Reinhard Renter at a press conference on Friday. Whether the arrest is in connection with the appeal, is not yet known. The police will inform on Friday evening at a press conference about the first results of the investigations and the arrest.
The 31-Year-old of no fixed abode had threatened on Sunday morning, in the case of a control in a illegally used the garden hut four police officers and they forced their service guns on them. He then fled with the weapons in the woods in which he is well acquainted. After that, he was gone for days. Hundreds of police scoured the Region to Oppenau, supported by helicopters with thermal imaging cameras and special forces.
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before the fact noise police had become a Lich several times striking. For sedition, he was sentenced at the age of 16 years, to a youth penalty on probation, it was followed by several convictions for violations of the weapons law. In addition, he injured in 2010, a woman with a crossbow is a dangerous life, for which he sat for three and a half years in prison.Updated Date: 17 July 2020, 15:19