The case of a knife attack and seriously injured gdańsk mayor Adamowicz died in the hospital. The Polish health Minister said. Adamowicz had been stabbed at a charity event.
The Gdansk mayor Pawel Adamowicz, has died after a knife attack in the hospital. The 53-Year-old succumbed to his severe injuries, such as the Minister of health, Lukasz Szumowski. The Prosecutor's office, to investigate the case for murder.
Adamowicz had been stabbed on Sunday night at a charity event in front of the eyes of hundreds of people by an attacker. The blade was according to the authorities nearly 15 inches long. The mayor suffered injuries to the heart, the diaphragm and the organs in the abdomen and lost a lot of blood. He had to be resuscitated and was operated at night for five hours. "In spite of all our efforts, we have not been able to save him," said the doctor, Tomasz Stefaniak, according to the news Agency PAP.
horror from The assassination that triggered all parties; many poles were received as a sign of solidarity with Adamowicz blood donations. The national-conservative government party law and justice (PiS) has condemned the attack as "barbaric" and called on all sides to the verbal disarmament in the political debate. Politicians would have to take more responsibility for words and actions, because "there is no shortage of Lunatics on both sides" of the political spectrum, said PiS spokeswoman Beata Mazurek.
At a charity event, was attacked Adamowicz (R) by an attacker with a knife and suffered life-threatening injuries.
As the suspected offender, a 27-year old convicted man from Gdansk. Apparently, he had procured a press pass, access to the stage area. Currently, much evidence suggests that the attack could have been an act of revenge. Of psychological problems of the man. During the event, he rushed with a knife-armed onto the stage and stabbed a number of times Adamowicz. He should have called, that he was innocent sat in jail. The debt he gave the previous government under the leadership of the civic platform, the heard Adamowicz earlier.
According to the Polish authorities, the man had done time for an armed Bank robbery series is already five and a half years in prison. According to reports, he had come only in December.
gdańsk mayor dies after knife attack
Jan Pallokat, ARD of Warsaw
14.01.2019 16:18 PM
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