The shooter who shot his ex’s sister on Sunday morning has been caught!
The police arrested the German-Iraqi (41 years old) at his relatives’ home in Peine. It is still unclear whether the gun was also recovered.
The man from Wolfsburg broke into the flat of his ex-girlfriend (35-year-old) in Kösliner Street in the municipality of Uetze (Hanover region) in the morning.
In panic, the woman hid herself and called her sister for help. When the 45-year-old approached the angry ex-boyfriend, he pulled out a pistol and immediately shot the woman.
According to the police, the 45-year-old suffered a head injury, her condition is stable.
The perpetrator fled, but was later arrested. He is to be brought before a magistrate on Sunday. A police spokesman: “We are investigating an attempted homicide.”
Witnesses said that the couple was even married. According to police, however, apparently not according to German law.