An employee of the vaccination of Munster (Haut-Rhin) was ” violently assaulted » Friday January 7 by three people, announced Saturday the prefecture of Haut-Rhin and the Grand Est Regional Health Agency (ARS).
The public prosecutor of Colmar, Catherine Sorita-Minard, told AFP that on Saturday she opened a flagrant investigation for “Violence in meetings with weapons and with premeditation”.
The research section of the Colmar gendarmerie in charge of the investigation
The investigation was entrusted to the research section of the Colmar gendarmerie to “Identify the aggressors and their motivations”, she clarified.
The facts occurred when the vaccination center closed at around 8 p.m. Friday, added the magistrate, according to which the victim was not in serious condition.
The prefect of Haut-Rhin and the director general of ARS Grand Est denounced “An unacceptable act”. “Nothing can justify such violence”, they stressed in a joint statement.
Vaccination centers “are the subject of permanent attention”
A psychological unit will be set up ” if necessary “, they further indicated.
According to them, the vaccination centers “Are the subject of permanent attention” law enforcement. “This mobilization will continue”, they warned.