The Hague – A 41-year-old man from The Hague was shot on Laan van Wateringseveld on Wednesday afternoon, September 13. Later in the evening, an 18-year-old resident of The Hague was arrested as a suspect.
The 41-year-old victim was standing in front of a porch house on Laan van Wateringsveld around 5:30 PM when he was suddenly shot by a man. The suspect then fled on a black scooter. The police immediately started an investigation. Later in the evening, an 18-year-old resident of The Hague was arrested as a suspect. He is currently in custody and is being heard. The victim was taken to hospital for treatment of his injuries. He is out of danger.
The police would like to get in touch with people who heard or saw something about the shooting incident. Were you a witness or do you have video footage? Please contact the police via 0900-8844 or M 0800-7000.
Two weeks ago, a fatal shooting incident took place on Orlandostraat, not far from Laan van de Wateringseveld. The police see no connection with the shooting incident on September 13 at Laan van Waterinsgeveld.
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Information source: Politie.nl