andA 32-year-old woman was attacked and seriously injured on a street in Gelsenkirchen. A 43-year-old man was suspected and arrested, said prosecutor Essen and Gelsenkirchen police.
It is said that the man attacked the 32-year-old man on Saturday afternoon, suddenly with a knife and his "substantial stab wounds" inflicted. The investigators speak of an attempt to kill. According to the "Westdeutsche Allgemeine Zeitung", the attack would have happened in front of a cinema. According to witnesses, screams had heard.
The alleged offender initially fled the crime scene, but he may be caught a little later nearby. A rescue helicopter took the woman to a hospital, a homicide squad was set up. At first there was no information about the funds. It was also unclear whether the victims and suspects knew each other.