A sign hanging in front of a Dutch police post. April 30, 2006 - Source: Photo: M.M.Minderhoud via Michiel1972 at Wikimedia Commons - License: CC-BY-SA
Thursday, April 28, 2016 - 14:50
Alleged "masked man" in Amsterdam Noord sex assault arrested
The police arrested a suspect in connection with a sexual assault in Amsterdam-Noord on April 16th. The suspect, a 28 year old form Amsterdam, was arrested on Tuesday. The victim, a young woman, was attacked by a masked man on Benedenlangs early on Saturday, April 16th. The perpetrator raped and beat her, leaving her with injuries on her head and arms. An extensive investigation into camera footage of the incident led the police to the 28 year old suspect. He is in custody and will be arraigned on Friday.