Updated 11/14/2021, 11:57 p.m.
- There was a shooting in Hamburg-Harburg on Sunday afternoon.
- Two men were injured – one of them was life-threatening.
Two men were shot injured in Hamburg-Harburg on Sunday afternoon – one of them was life-threatening. The alleged perpetrator fled on foot, said a police spokeswoman. The injured were taken to hospitals.
The incident was reportedly reported around 3:20 p.m. Shortly afterwards, the Lassallestrasse / Baererstrasse intersection was closed. Police officers with submachine guns were on duty at the alleged crime scene as well as around the Phoenix Center shopping mall and the train station.
The background to the incident was still completely unclear late in the evening. According to the police, the task force for homicides has taken over the investigation. She asks witnesses to help.
Dozens of inmates were killed in violent clashes in Ecuador on Sunday night.