October 18, 2019

Man with knife detain near Jewish prayer room

Source: sueddeutsche

Berlin - An apparently confused man who visibly carried a knife was detain by police near a Jewish prayer room in Berlin. The 22-year-old had been discovered Wednesday morning by employees of the Central Property Protection near the prayer room of the Jewish community in the Karl-Liebknecht-Strasse, the police said on Thursday.

Police officers then took the man to a hospital for a review, where he initially stayed, it said. According to the security staff, the man had worn the cutlery knife visibly, but not threatened.