Status: 02.12.2023, 14:54 PM
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On Saturday night, a man in Ludwigshafen was attacked and injured twice by unknown persons. Now the police are looking for witnesses.
Ludwigshafen – On Saturday night (2 December), a man was attacked and injured by unknown persons in Ludwigshafen. According to police, a man first hit the 39-year-old several times in the head.
Man injured twice in attack on road
This is what happened: On Saturday morning, around 3:25 a.m., a 39-year-old man from Ludwigshafen was attacked by two other male people on the street in Gartenstraße in the Ludwigshafen district of Hemshof. "First, a person suddenly hit the 39-year-old several times against his head," the police said.
After a brief altercation, the attacker fled, but returned to the victim a short time later with another male person.
One of the attackers injured the victim in the thigh with an unknown sharp object. The 39-year-old had suffered superficial stab and cut injuries. The two attackers fled to a nearby hotel and eventually escaped. The background to the crime was initially unknown.
Man injured in attack on street – police are looking for witnesses
The first attacker is estimated to be 22-25 years old, 1.75 meters tall, has a strong build and short black hair and a full beard, but no mustache. The second attacker is estimated to be 25 years old, 1.80 meters tall, muscular, short moustache and chin beard and has prominent cheekbones and also gelled back black hair. Witnesses are asked to contact Police Inspectorate 2 at 0621-9632222. (jw with dpa) Be fairly and independently informed about what is happening in Cologne & North Rhine-Westphalia – subscribe to our free 24RHEIN newsletter here.