Man facing attempted murder charge

25.06.2019 - 08:30
Aktuelt
Man facing attempted murder charge
A psychiatric ward patient has been remanded and is facing a charge of attempted murder of a ward staff member
 

A man in his early 20s is remanded in custody after allegedly attacking a female staff member at the psychiatric ward where he is a patient on Saturday.

The incident, in which the man is said to have put a choke hold on the woman, took place as the two were taking a walk along river Sandá on the border between Tórshavn and Argir on Saturday. 

The woman managed to call the police herself. Police and ambulance arrived shortly afterwards, and the man was arrested.

Police are investigating the incident and are currently interviewing to eyewitnesses.


Translated by prosa.fo

 
Nýggjastu sendingar í ÚV
Mánadag 15. juli
Summartímin mánadagin 15. juli
96795
Mánadag 15. juli
Minibarrin 15. juli 2019
96783
Mánadag 15. juli
Summartímin fríggjadagin 12. juli
96776
Nýggjastu sendingar í SV
Leygardag 13. juli
Video: 5mf kvinnur, vestanstevna 2019
96751
Leygardag 13. juli
Video: 10mf, vestanstevna 2019
96750
Leygardag 13. juli
Video: 8mf, vestanstevna 2019
96749
Leygardag 13. juli
Video: 5mf gentur, vestanstevna 2019
96747
Leygardag 13. juli
Video: 6mf menn, vestanstevna 2019
96746