In a shooting incident on Hugo de Grootplein in Amsterdam-West, a dead and seriously injured person fell on Wednesday afternoon around 3.45 pm. The police arrested one of the two suspects.
The emergency services are massively present on the square. A trauma helicopter has also landed for assistance.
Immediately after the incident, the police searched for two suspects who had fled in a gray Volkswagen with Belgian registration. At the nearby Admiraal de Ruijterweg, the police put the vehicle aside and one of the two suspects was arrested. Upon arrest, the police fired a warning shot. Where the other suspect is is unknown.
At the time of the shooting incident many people were present at Hugo de Grootplein. People who have seen or heard something, or who have camera images, are called upon to contact the police.
The reason for the shooting is as yet unclear.
Unfortunately, one of the two victims died in the shooting incident on Hugo de Grootplein. The injuries of the other victim are serious.Avatar
The suspected escape vehicle was spotted on the Admiraal de Ruijterweg and put aside by the police. In addition, the police released a warning shot and arrested one suspect.Avatar
At the time of the shooting incident many people were present at Hugo de Grootplein. The investigation is therefore urgently looking for witnesses who have seen or heard something, or who have images. For this, contact 0900-8844.Avatar
Around 3.45 pm a shooting incident took place at Hugo de Grootplein in Amsterdam-West. Two people were injured. The police are looking for two suspects, who may have fled in a gray Volkswagen with Belgian registration. Seen something? Call 112Avatar