Hilversum – On Tuesday, October 17, a loud bang was heard in the Loodsen street in Hilversum during the night hours. The family with two young children was at home when the explosion shook their house around 2:30 am.
Out of nowhere, the family at De Loodsen is startled by a loud bang. When the homeowner goes to take a look, he sees that the facade of his home has been damaged. The house suffered serious damage.
The police are investigating the case and are doing everything they can to determine the cause of the explosion. Based on the preliminary investigation, they assume that this explosion may have been a tragic mistake. So far, no indications have been found that indicate that the family was the intended target. Links with other explosions are currently being further investigated. Police are urgently appealing to the public to assist in this investigation.
Information about possible getaway car
Witnesses stated that shortly after the explosion they heard a car driving away at a high speed. The investigation would like to receive more information about this. If you may have witnessed this incident or if you have CCTV footage that has not yet been shared with police, please share this information with us using the tip form below. You can also call the free investigation tip line 0800-6070.
You can also choose to provide information anonymously, without revealing your name, by calling 0800-7000 or via meldmisdaadanoniem.nl. Your cooperation can be of great importance in clarifying this matter.
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Information source: Politie.nl