Crime journalist Peter R. De Vries shot in Amsterdam, suspect on the run

Peter R. de Vries was shot within the metropolis heart of Amsterdam tonight.  A number of emergency companies have been known as to the crime scene. The suspect continues to be at giant.

De Vries, the Netherlands’ most well-known crime journalist, was a visitor on the Dutch tv-program RTL Boulevard earlier tonight. He’s mentioned to have been shot at shut vary simply after leaving the studio. It seems he has been shot within the head. De Vries was taken to hospital with critical accidents.

Suspect nonetheless on the run

The police have arrange a big search motion with a number of models. A report with an outline of the shooter has additionally been despatched from Burgernet (a service permitting residents to remain updated with incidents of their neighbourhood and assist the police and municipality with info). The Burgernet report describes “a light-skinned man, of small slender construct, black cap, darkish inexperienced coat with camouflage spots.”

Together with the outline of the suspect, Burgernet urges individuals to not strategy the suspect in the event that they see him.
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The well-known crime journalist, Peter R. de Vries is presently on the hospital. Picture: DWDD/Wikimedia Commons/CC3.0
“A person has simply been shot on Lange Leidsedwarsstraat. A number of emergency companies have been known as and police are nonetheless searching for the suspect(s). Additional info will observe. Have you ever seen something or have info? Name 112.”

Don’t strategy the person your self asks the police, however name 112 in the event you see him. Individuals who witnessed the taking pictures or have photographs of the scene are requested to name  0900-8844.

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