The fact that makes stunned: In the Swiss border city of Basel, a seven-year-old Boy has been stabbed to death on the way home from school. As the alleged perpetrator, a 75-year-old female presented according to the Prosecutor. You have attacked the child, she said. The Elderly woman was arrested, the Prosecutor’s office of Basel announced on Thursday.

police Basel initiated immediately wanted a

The Boy was, according to the investigators, at about 12.30 p.m. on the way home, as he was stabbed on the street suddenly. A teacher had found the badly injured child and the ambulance was alerted.

The case was “terrible, absolutely serious,” quoted the “BZ Basel,” the spokesman for the Basel Prosecutor’s office, Peter Gill. “The boy was seriously injured on the pavement, as his class teacher on the Bicycle is over and the child has discovered.” The ambulance had attempted, together with the paramedics over an extended period of time, to resuscitate the child. In the hospital the Boy had been emergency surgery then, but a little later of his injuries died.

The Basel police immediately launched an investigation, said Gill. “Passers-by had observed an elderly woman who has been away from the scene of the crime”. The search for the alleged perpetrator had just run right when I put the 75-Year-old.

victim should have Kosovan roots

the motive of the Swiss was able to make the police no information. It is also unclear whether the woman knew the Small. Residents reported that according to the “Basler Zeitung” on the ground of a dispute, you would have heard. The “BZ Basel” writes, without further explanation, some notes on the offence of a confused Person.

The Swiss “Blick” reports, citing the Kosovo TV station “Klan Kosova”, when the victim was a boy with Kosovar roots. His family comes from the village of Lipjan. The Swiss news site “20 minutes” says the Young have roots in Kosovo, such as “multiple sources” had said.

sources: “BZ Basel”, “Basler Zeitung”, “20 minutes”, “glance”

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