Excitement in Detmold: The police arrests a 15-year-old, previously was looking for her with a helicopter and dogs. The terrible suspicion: She is said to have killed her little half-brother.
A 15-year-old girl from Detmold, North Rhine-Westphalia, who is said to have killed her three-year-old half-brother with a knife, was arrested on Thursday morning. "The girl could be arrested on the basis of a testimony," confirmed a spokesman for the police Bielefeld t-online.de.
The public prosecutor's office and criminal investigation department started a publicity search for the teenager earlier in the morning. Among other things, a helicopter and service dogs were used, but initially lacked any trace of the young people. According to the police, the act took place on Wednesday evening in a multiple dwelling. There are several stab injuries, said the prosecutor's spokesman, Christopher Imig. "It all speaks for a knife." A 15-member homicide squad was set up at the Criminal Investigation Department. The backgrounds were initially unclear, according to police.
A police spokeswoman said the little boy had been found by a relative. No information wanted to make it, if at the time of the crime even more people were in the apartment. At first, there was no information on the nationality of the suspects and the victim.
According to the police, the police have no information as to whether the 15-year-old is in any real danger. Detmold is with about 70,000 inhabitants the largest city in the district of Lippe.