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Aug 3 '18 09:16

An armed robbery at bungalow park De Witte Wieven in Nunspeet sent large numbers of police officers searching the surrounding woods on Thursday night. No one was injured. According to the police, there were two or three suspects and two people were arrested, NOS reports.

A SWAT team, police dogs, a helicopter and multiple police vehicles responded to the bungalow park on Thursday night. A large part of the holiday park, which consists of a few hundred bungalows, was closed down for the search and investigation.

Fire at Stella Fietsen in Nunspeet, 11 July 2018
Jul 12 '18 07:41

A large fire broke out in a multi-company building in Nunspeet on Wednesday afternoon. Toxic substances were measured in the smoke and the surrounding area was evacuated. The around 300 residents of 120 homes had to spend the night elsewhere. There is no danger to public health, and residents who want to can return to their homes on Thursday, the municipality announced on Thursday morning, AD reports.

Police search a forest near Nunspeet for missing Ellen Hagenbeek, 4 May 2018
May 7 '18 14:20

A body found in a forest near Nunspeet on Friday morning, was identified as Ellen Hagenbeek, who went missing last week Monday, the police confirmed on Facebook.

A tip led the police to the 47-year-old Nunspeet woman's body. She was found in a nature reserve along the N310 between Nunspeet and Elspeet, AD reports. According to the police, she wasn't killed in a crime.

Woman missing from Nunspeet since 30 April 2018
May 4 '18 14:50

On Friday the police found a body while searching for a woman missing in Nunspeet since Monday. The identity of the victim has not yet been established, the police said on Twitter.

The body was found based on a tip, and not in the area that the police were searching. The police closed down the area for investigation, and are also taking photos with a drone.

Woman missing from Nunspeet since 30 April 2018
May 2 '18 13:30

A 49-year-old woman has been missing from Nunspeet since Monday night. Her car was found pulled over on Elspeterweg, near the Center for Personal Development, on Wednesday morning. The police searched the woods along Elspeterweg on Wednesday, De Stentor reports.

The woman left Nunspeet in her car around 9:00 p.m. on Monday. "She left in an overworked state", a spokesperson for the police said to the newspaper. "Her family is very worried and we share those concerns." The police did not release the woman's name, but did share her photo on Facebook. 

Feb 6 '18 07:10

An intercity train crashed into a car on the crossing on Eperweg in Nunspeet on Monday night. The motorist was killed.

The accident happened around 8:40 p.m., according to Omroep Gelderland. As far as is known, the train driver and passengers were unharmed. Another train was deployed to transport the passengers on the rest of their journey. 

The police are investigating how the accident happened. So far nothing is known about the identity of the motorist. 

Jun 14 '17 15:45

Several people were injured in an accident involving a tractor, a horse-drawn carriage and a bicycle in Nunspeet on Wednesday afternoon. One person was rushed to a hospital with serious injuries, De Stentor reports.

The accident happened shortly after 2:00 p.m. at the crossing of Waterweg and Kolmansweg. Two ambulances are at the scene and a helicopter ambulance landed in a nearby meadow, according to the newspaper. 

The helicopter ambulance was first dispatched at 2:03 p.m. At 2:15 p.m. a call was logged related to possible injuries.

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Jun 6 '17 08:46

One person was injured in a home invasion on Ribesweg in Nunspeet late on Monday night, the local police said on Twitter.

So far little is known about what happened. The police are investigating.

The identities of the victim and perpetrators are still unknown.

Mar 10 '17 16:35

A 36-year-old woman targeted in two shootings in 2015 and 2016 is now in police custody herself. She was arrested late last month along with six other suspects on suspicion of involvement in the kidnapping of a 53-year-old man in Nunspeet in December last year, Brabants Dagblad reports

Feb 23 '17 08:57

The police arrested six people in connection with the kidnapping of a 53-year-old man in the small Dutch town of Nunspeet in December. The arrests were made on Wednesday, the police said in a statement. So far no information was released about the motive for the kidnapping.

The suspects are two men from Breda age 50 and 29, two from Tilburg age 36 and 30, a 59-year-old from Rotterdam and a 67-year-old man from Alphen aan den Rijn. Seven homes in Breda, Tilburg, Oss, Rotterdam and Alphen aan den Rijn were raided. A number of items were seized, including two firearms.

Feb 17 '17 15:30

The partner of murdered Amsterdam woman Susanna Boon is in custody again. A spokesperson for the Public Prosecutor would not say why he was arrested again, newspaper AD reports.

A hiker found Boon's body in a forest in Nunspeet Gelderland on March 29th. The woman had been missing since January 8th last year after a fight with her partner at her home on Jacob van Lennepstraat.

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Dec 6 '16 07:58

The police recovered the car of a man who was kidnapped in Nunspreet on Friday. The black Mercedes was found late on Monday in Putten following a tip, the police said in a statement. The case will be discussed on Opsporing Verzocht on Tuesday.

Ronald Maurits, 53 from Doornspijk in Gelderland, was kidnapped in Nunspeet on Friday morning. Three masked men dragged him out of his car and into another car. One of the kidnappers drove off in Maurits' car.

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Dec 5 '16 11:35

The police are still looking for information about the abduction of a man in Nunspeet on Friday. The 53-year-old man is back at home. But his car - a black Mercedes Benz E500 4Matic - is still missing. No tips were received by Sunday night, a police spokesperson said to newspaper AD.

Police officer and sniffer dog search a wooded area
Nov 24 '16 08:03

The Dutch authorities offered a reward of 15 thousand euros for information that leads to the resolution of the case surrounding the murder of 51-year-old Susanna Boon from Amsterdam. Boon's body was found in woods near Nunspeet on March 29th after she went missing on January 8th. 

Nov 10 '16 09:36

A headon collision in Nunspeet on Wednesday left a 59-year-old man and his 54-year-old wife from Hardewijk dead and their 5-year-old grandson injured. A 68-year-old woman was critically injured.

The accident happened on Eperweg on Wednesday afternoon, according to the Telegraaf. The initial results of the investigation shows that the 68 year old woman ended up on the wrong side of the road for some unknown reason. She hit the car carrying the grandparents and 5-year-old boy.

The grandparents from Hardewijk died at the scene. The condition of the boy is unclear.

Apr 21 '16 09:21

A suspect was arrested in connection with the murder of Susanna Boon, an Amsterdam woman whose body was found in a forest near Nunspeet on March 29th. The suspect was Boon's partner, the police announced on Thursday.

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Apr 7 '16 16:10

The police received five tips regarding the disappearance and death of Susanna Boon, an Amsterdam woman whose body was found in Nunspeet last week

Sep 22 '15 16:38

Roughly 4,200 new refugees were registered in the Netherlands last week, according to figures released by the Minister of Security and Justice, Klaas Dijkhoff, following a meeting with cabinet members. This influx of refugees could be attributed to the refusal of Eastern European countries to participate in the mandatory redistribution of refugees in Europe as well as Minister Dijkhoffs’ decision not to re-introduce border controls.

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