A police officer was seriously injured in the face in Groningen on Wednesday evening in a stabbing that followed a curfew check.
The man is currently in hospital, reports the Groningen police.
The incident happened around 10 p.m. on Van Houtenlaan in the south of the city.
The officer and a colleague wanted to check on two young men because of the curfew.
Immediately after addressing the victim, one of the men attacked with a stabbing weapon.
The other cop was unharmed.
The two men walked away after the stabbing.
A Burgernet message was sent shortly after the incident.
They are still on the run.
The police ask eyewitnesses to report.
Investigation is ongoing as well as a search for the two young men.
There is currently no trace of them.
A Burgernet message has also been sent.
More information is not known at this time.
Avatar Author polgroningen Moment of places 22:59 - 10 March 2021