on Monday afternoon had Police respond to a shooting against a workman-van in Skottegården on Amager.
There sat the two persons in the car, when a bullet was fired at the rear window, which was hit just above the vinduesviskeren. Neither of the two artisans to during the shooting, inform the Police for the Extra Magazine.
A 50-year-old man is arrested after the incident. He is on Monday evening remains in police custody and shall be produced in grundlovsforhør at the Dommervagt Tuesday.
How to see the gap in the blue van, which on Monday was hit by a shot, while the two workmen sat in the passenger seats. Private
Fired with the slingshot
the Police investigation has shown that the man has fired his weapon from his balcony, but that is not a normal 'gunfire'. The 50-year-old has been shot with a powerful slingshot, says Henrik Sveistrup, there is vagtchef by the Copenhagen Police.
- He has shot toward the van, while sitting two persons in front of. He has fired an eight millimeter metal ball from a slingshot towards the van, which was parked in the yard.
According to the vagtchefen is a deliberate act from the man's side.
- We would not present him in grundlovsforhør, if we believed that there was a deliberate action behind it. He has seen that there has been someone in the van before he shot at it, " said Henrik Sveistrup to Ekstra Bladet.
the Man is charged with violation of section 252, which specifically means to bring others life and limbs in danger. In addition, the 50-year-old charged with violation of våbenloven.
even Though it is extremely rare that the police receive reviews about the shootings with slingshots, stresses Henrik Sveistrup, that it is illegal to be in possession of them.
- It is not something we see every day, but such a professional, powerful slingshot is very dangerous and of course illegal.
It remains to be seen what the man's motive has been to shoot against the two workmen, the sounds finally from vagtchefen.