Soldier arrested for World Cup killing
DPA/The Local · 6 Aug 2014, 08:39
Published: 06 Aug 2014 08:39 GMT+02:00
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The 20-year-old suspect, named as Christoph Rilke, was seized by Norwegian police near Trondheim, a police spokesman in Munich said on Wednesday morning.
The man is also accused of attacking a 17-year-old girl that same night. She was badly injured and taken to hospital.
Police have been searching for the alleged murderer ever since, initially in the suspect’s home state of Rhineland-Palatinate.
Investigators found he had taken a flight to Norway from Frankfurt on July 22nd and contacted their Norwegian colleagues.