Bochum (dpa / lnw) - After a serious robbery on a young man in Bochum, the police arrested two suspects for attempted murder.

The men, aged 17 and 20, have been in custody since Thursday, police and prosecutors said.

The two are accused of injuring and robbing a 21-year-old with striking and stabbing tools in the city center on Monday.

The man was admitted to hospital with severe head injuries.

The murder commission set up thereupon arrested the two suspects on Wednesday.

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