In Amsterdam, a 29-year-old man was killed in a shooting on Sunday evening, the police reported. A second man (35 years old) was injured and taken to hospital; he is out of danger. The shooting took place on the Van Limburg Stirumplein in Amsterdam-West.
Police_Adam Police of Amsterdam and surroundings Tonight a shooting incident took place on the Van Limburg Stirumplein. One person died. Another person was injured and taken to hospital. The shooter has fled. Police are on the scene looking for the suspect.
Little is known about the facts of the incident. The police assume that “shots were fired because of an argument”. The shooter managed to escape after the shooting. An arrest was made late Sunday evening, but it is unclear whether that concerns the shooter. The man in the hospital has also been arrested and will be questioned.
Earlier on Sunday evening, a spokesman confirmed that a car was involved in the shooting. However, she could not say whether the victims were in the vehicle or if the car was involved in some other way.
The shooting took place on the Van Limburg Stirumplein.