Of Andreas Schöberl-Negishi and Monika Schachner | 5.46 p.m., February 21, 2020
At the Friday around 1 p.m. occurred in a fashion store in the Homanngasse In the middle of the Leoben city center on Robbery, “The culprit was armed with a stun gun and has Captured cash from the till“reports Karl Holzer, City and district police commandant of Leoben. He does not want to give any information about the exact amount. But: “Was injured Luckily nobody“said Holzer. The The perpetrator was able to flee,
The search is ongoing
The description of the perpetrator: On 16- to 25-year-old man, approximately 1.70 meters tall. dark brown eyes, clothed with one black winter jacket and dark jeans, He spoke German with a foreign accent,
The police directed one immediately after the attack alarm manhunt on. “All available police forces in Leoben were brought together for this,” says Holzer. Unfortunately, the description of the perpetrator does not have any really characteristic features. “In any case, we will be very active for the next few hours and will endeavor to grab the man,” emphasizes Holzer.
But the perpetrator remained missing. “The search continues,” leads Victoria Gimpel from the Styrian State Police Directorate. Witnesses were also interviewed who brought some new details: The perpetrator wore a black balaclava, which he only pulled over his face in the shop. A saleswoman and a customer were present during the robbery. After the raid, he fled to the main square.
Information requested at: State Criminal Police Office, Leoben Branch, Tel. 059 133/66 22 22.