Fürth Criminal Police on Wednesday (April 21, 2021) requested evidence of a robbery of a 38-year-old man on the program “Aktenzeichen XY … ungelöst” He was so severely injured that he had to undergo emergency surgery. After only a short time, officers may decisively take the lead over the perpetrators. .
According to the police report, the 38-year-old was brutally assaulted and robbed on the night of September 17-18, 2020 in downtown Fürth. The attack took place at around 0.45 am at Amalienstraße, corner of Winklerstraße.
Update from 04/23/21: Brutal burglary – Bonus increased by € 5,000
After Central Franconia police received numerous calls requesting donations to a victim of a brutal robbery, A donation account has now been created. “Due to the numerous offers of assistance and donations following the broadcast of the KPI Fürth case“ Serious Robbery in the Southern Part of Fürth ”, a donation account is now being created by“ Weisse Ring eV ”for the injured party according to a press release issued by Central Franconia Police Headquarters Friday 23 April 2021.
Officials said implementation will take a few days for regulatory reasons. Also, get the reward To obtain information leading to the arrest of the perpetrator, An increase from 3,000 euros to 8,000 euros. A private person informed the police on Wednesday evening (April 21, 2021) after the case aired on the ZDF program “Aktenzeichen XY … ungelöst” because he wanted to increase the bonus from his own pocket. The police wrote that, “In addition to offers to donate, some promising information about the crime (…) has been received and which is currently being verified and addressed.
Update from April 22, 2021: Brutal robbery – Caller gives police a critical hint after ‘XY file number’
distance Brutal robbery broadcast in Fürth on “Aktenzeichen XY” You have Many people with clues I reported to the police. “Some of them were very emotional reactions, and the issue is bothering people,” a police spokeswoman at the Franconian Central Police headquarters said on Thursday (April 22, 2021). inFranken.de. The spokeswoman said several of the callers wanted to donate to the man. “One person even wants to increase the reward.”
It is now agreed on how the donations will be passed on – and whether the reward can be increased. This amounts to For information leading to the investigation of the crime and the arrest of the perpetrator, Currently 3000 euros. But the police spokeswoman responded, at the same time, “three or four indicators that look promising.” It was referred to as “the stolen mobile phone and wristwatch”.
The witness informed us He saw a watch and a cell phone in the pawn shopThis needs to be verified now. Investigators hope to finally be able to catch the brutal culprits by pointing out, ”the spokeswoman says. “Maybe this is a path we can go on.”Police spokeswoman said. For now, colleagues are still busy evaluating the information received overnight after the TV broadcast.
First report from April 21, 2021: Case on TV – an emergency operation after a brutal burglary
The man was completely out of nowhere Two men were attacked, hit, and kicked in the face. Then the perpetrators tore the 38-year-old man’s watch off his wrist and stole all valuables the man was with. The 38-year-old was so severely injured that he had to undergo emergency surgery. “It still suffers from the health consequences of the crime to this day,” Came in the police report.
As part of the ZDF broadcast Wednesday evening, Kriminaloberkommissar Müller will ask Criminal Investigation Department Fürth for more information about the unexplained crime that followed the film. Witnesses of theft can contact Furth Police by phone from 8:15 PM to 9:45 PM. The phone number is 0800/7766320. But the police will also receive the appropriate information at any time outside of broadcast. To do this, please call 0911/3333/2112.
Another case from Franconia will be dealt with on Wednesday (April 21, 2021) in the “Aktenzeichen XY … ungelöst” program. This is about the killing of a 24-year-old cyclist.