Tilburg – An explosion took place early in the morning at a coffee shop on the Gasthuisring on Saturday, February 18. The explosion was probably caused by the ignition of a flammable liquid. No one was injured. Police are investigating and would like to speak to witnesses.
Several witnesses reported an explosion at the building in question around 4 a.m. that morning. Before the bang could be seen and heard, a person in dark clothing and a hood on an object would have thrown towards the building. The person then ran away in the direction of Jan Heijnsstraat. After the explosion, a small fire broke out in the street. A bystander quickly intervened and extinguished this. The police searched the area for the perpetrator, but he was not found. The detective continues to investigate the explosion and the perpetrator.
Do you know more?
Did you witness the explosion or do you have more information about the perpetrator? Do you know more about motif? Then call us on 0900-8844 or via the police WhatsApp number 06-1220 7006. You can call anonymously via Meld Misdaad Anoniem, 0800-7000.
Information source: Politie.nl