Nijkerk – The police arrested a man from Nijkerk on Wednesday afternoon after a shooting incident in Bunschoten-Spakenburg. A woman was found in the man’s home, she died.
Just after 3:30 p.m., the police received a report of the shooting incident on Veenestraat in Bunschoten-Spakenburg. Officers found an injured, 59-year-old man from Bunschoten-Spakenburg. He has been taken to hospital. Shots were fired several times.
After an investigation, officers were able to arrest the suspect from Nijkerk in the same place not much later. With a Dangerous Suspect Approach Technique (BTGV), he was removed from his vehicle. A woman was then found in the man’s home at the Sperwerhof in Nijkerk. The investigation into her identity and cause of death is ongoing. For this purpose, a PD unit was placed in the street after it was found.
The arrested suspect is in custody and a group of detectives are working on the case. We ask witnesses who have not yet spoken to the police to come forward. You can do this via 0900-8844 or completely anonymously via 0800-7000. Any information, no matter how small it may seem, can help the investigation. Images can also be essential.
Information source: Politie.nl