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Amsterdam stabbing: One particular person killed as 5 individuals knifed in horror assault in Dutch capital

Amsterdam stabbing: One person killed as five people knifed in horror attack in Dutch capital


ONE particular person has been killed after 5 individuals had been knifed in a horror assault in Amsterdam tonight.

Cops stated one particular person died on the scene within the De Pijp space of the Dutch capital.

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One particular person has been killed[/caption]

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The stabbings occurred in a neighbourhood with many bars and eating places[/caption]

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Emergency providers in Ferdinand Bolstraat, Amsterdam[/caption]

In a publish on Twitter, cops in Amsterdam wrote: “One of many victims died on the spot, the 4 different victims had been taken to hospital.”

The situation of the victims was not instantly identified.

Police have arrested a 29-year-old suspect, Amsterdam-based newspaper Het Parool studies.

“We now have arrested a suspect. We’re investigating what precisely occurred and why,” Amsterdam Police spokeswoman Marijke Stor stated.

A spokesman informed native reporters: “Serving to the victims is now our primary precedence.”

The stabbings occurred in a neighbourhood with many bars and eating places at round 11.15pm, however they had been closed on the time of the assault due to Covid lockdown restrictions.


One sufferer was reportedly discovered useless exterior the Bestseller bookshop on Ferdinand Bolstraat – a preferred purchasing avenue.

Trams and trains are at the moment not stopping in or round Ferdinand Bolstraat after the assault, public transport firm GVB stated on Twitter.

There was no rapid assertion from the police on a doable motive.