According to a nationwide series of Letters from the police has identified a Suspect from Schleswig-Holstein. The police and Prosecutor's office announced in Berlin on Friday. The man is suspected to have Drohschreiben with right-wing extremist content to courts and other public institutions in Hamburg, Schleswig-Holstein, Baden-Württemberg and Brandenburg written.
criminal police officers from Berlin and Schleswig-Holstein were searched on Thursday afternoon, the apartment of the Suspect. According to information from the NDR and the Hamburger Abendblatt should be located in the municipality of Halstenbek, to the North-West of Hamburg. The police took, therefore, among other things, Computer and mobile phones.
The Letter had been sent in April 2018 and were signed, among others, with "national-socialist Offensive", others with "NSU 2.0" or "Wehrmacht". The author was threatened with bomb attacks.
PM: Nationwide threaten and blackmail letter with a suspected right-wing extremist Background: suspect identified and warrant enforced pic.twitter.com/MhzYqI32Av— GenStA Berlin (@GStABerlin) 5. April 2019
Now to be evaluated the seized evidence to corroborate the initial suspicion against the man. It is still open, for how many Drohschreiben the Accused could be responsible. Generally, nationwide determined because more than 200 of such Letter, it was said in the press statement from police and prosecutors. Arrested the Suspect, who is supposed to be according to the NDR information at the beginning of the Thirty was not, first of all.
Some of the threats moved in part to greater police measures with corresponding consequences for the people in the affected cities: In March, about the Lübeck main station and the tax office Gelsenkirchen (North Rhine-Westphalia) were cleared as a precaution. Previously, it had given in the Frankfurt (Hessen) bomb threats against the court and the Prosecutor's office.