Child Abduction Czech Republic Germany
Vier Festnahmen nach Kindesentführung
Before a week in Usti nad Labem, Czech Republic (Aussig) a few weeks old infant abducted from a stroller. The perpetrators of it roars toward Saxony. Now appears on the child in Germany, Four people are in custody.
Ústí nad Labem/Koblenz – The nightmare of every mother last Wednesday was true for a young Czech woman: Before their eyes was a stranger in town Trmice (Türmitz) in Usti nad Labem (Aussig) their three-week-old daughter out of the pram, got into the car and sped off.
The Czech police launched immediately after the kidnapping of a large-scale search operation and set up a special commission. Shortly after the crime is reported many witnesses, had seen driving the car to Germany. Therefore, participated as of Thursday, the police in Saxony in the search for the getaway car.
Infant found in Rhineland-Palatinate
The day-long intensive search was successful: On Monday afternoon, the police could not initially identify the getaway car in Germany, against 20.45 Clock was then kidnapped girl found. At the same time, four people were arrested. After not yet officially confirmed the information to be accessed is in the district of Koblenz Neuwied.
A police spokesman in Koblenz reiterated to FR and Berlin newspaper only, that the child was found and is doing well, He did not mention further details with regard to the ongoing investigation by the prosecutor in Dresden. There was initially no one to reach an opinion.
As the North Bohemian district police director Vladimir Danyluk announced at a press conference in the afternoon, is the care of three-week-old baby by doctors in Germany. Although there is still no definitive evidence, the Czech authorities are now safe, that is indeed the girl is kidnapped in the last week small Michalka.
The four arrested are the Czech police for information about three women and one man, they should all be German citizens and have no family relationship to the kidnapped child. Citing the ongoing investigation by police chief wanted Danyluk first call, no further details about the explosive case.
Puzzled about the motive
The German authorities are very cautious with information. The state police in Dresden announced so far only with, in connection with the kidnapping, there have been extensive investigations by the police in several states, several people its been taken into custody.
In search of the subject is standing still at the beginning: “So far, the focus of the investigators was to, to find the baby as soon as possible. Now there are extensive studies on, to which the background and motives explain this fact”, so the LKA in its press release.
The Czech police is working, according to police investigation of three approaches to Danyluk Director: Either, it has a purely random, spontaneously performed kidnapping traded, or the child has been abducted to order quasi-. Police also do not want to exclude the, that the subject can be found in the family of the kidnapping of the infant.
Czech Police praise good cooperation
The police in Usti thanked the sponsor for the numerous comments received information from the public and the excellent cooperation with the German police. Without the use of dozens of officials, including numerous specialists, on both sides of the border, it would not have succeeded, to find the abducted child, an investigator said at the press conference.
The perpetrators are, or according to the police acted very cleverly: The getaway car, A VW Tiguan, was equipped with apparently stolen in the Czech Republic flag. However, the police succeeded in, the way the car up to the German border, and to pursue further. These were from the police Special Commission over 400 Hours of video recordings and analyzed dozens of witnesses have been interviewed.