A 49-year-old man is in danger of death after being stabbed in the Botanique metro station on Friday evening at 9 p.m. The author has not yet been identified. The Brussels public prosecutor’s office confirms that it has opened an investigation into attempted murder.
The victim received several blows on Friday evening and was stabbed in the leg. The author then fled. The laboratory of the federal forensic science went down on the spot for the analyzes. “An investigation has been opened into attempted murder. Image analysis is underway to identify the suspect and clarify the exact facts“said Willemien Baert, spokesperson for the Brussels public prosecutor’s office.
Several witnesses indicated to us via the orange Alert us button that a video showing the attack was running on social networks.
The victim was seriously injured in the attack and is currently in danger of death.