Hanau – The brutal death of two children (7/11) shocks Hesse and all of Germany! Now the suspected father (47) has been arrested by BKA target investigators in France.
Update from May 15th at 12:34 PM: One day after the successful arrest of the 47-year-old man suspected of murdering his two children (7/11), new details emerge. An investigative judge in Hanau issued an international arrest warrant against the father on May 11, the horrific Labor Day. From the start, investigators assumed that the two children died in the family.
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Hanau: Father suspected of murder (47) arrested – transfer could take weeks
After the 47-year-old Indian was arrested near Paris on Saturday morning (May 14), it could be a few weeks before he was transferred to Germany due to the involvement of “a number of authorities”, as a spokeswoman for the public prosecutor’s office said the German news agency (db) a) on Sunday.
The suspect, who lives in the Rhine-Main area, is likely to be held in Hesse prison, although other federal states have not been excluded.
Children (7/11) were killed in Hanau: a suspicious father (47) was arrested near Paris
Update from May 14, 4:34 PM: you have him! Three days after the brutal deaths of two children in Hanau, the suspected father was arrested after extensive searches. The success was reported by the Public Prosecutor’s Office and the Criminal Police of Hanau on Saturday afternoon (May 14). Hessian LKA targeted investigators were able to track down the 47-year-old after the crime on Wednesday morning (May 11).
Hanau: A suspicious father (47) was arrested by deceased brothers near Paris
With the support of other experts from the Federal Criminal Police Office’s targeted search, the 47-year-old was located near Paris on Saturday morning and arrested there.
The man who lives in the Rhine-Main region showed no resistance. So far he has not commented on the truth. The Public Prosecutor’s Office in Hanau assumes that he will be transferred to Germany within a few weeks and brought before the responsible investigating judge.
Deceased siblings (11/7) in Hanau: suspicious father fleeing – mother having a breakdown
Update from May 13, 11:20 a.m.: After the violent deaths of two innocent children in Hanau, more and more shocking details are emerging. The two brothers who died, a 7-year-old girl and her older brother (11), were said to have been very afraid of their father, who has been in hiding since the crime, for some time, Bild newspaper reported. Dee, citing a family acquaintance. The police search has so far been unsuccessful.
Two children die in Hanau: the mother collapses when the news of the death is announced
The Indian family moved to Hanau at the end of 2021. But then the parents are said to have separated – now this tragic bloody act, which the wanted father was said to have announced just days before. He is said to have only been allowed to interact with his children in the presence of an employee of the Youth Welfare Office.
The mother lived alone with her two children in a high-rise building on Römerstraße, the current crime scene. There it is said that the man managed to get into the apartment with cold-blooded intentions in the morning when he thought his wife was working as a fruit and vegetable merchant. When she learned of her children’s death, she was said to have had a breakdown and, according to the media report, admitted herself to a psychiatric clinic.
Hanao: The city learned about family problems months before the death drama
“I’ve never seen children afraid of their father,” the BILD informant says in dramatic words.
Was it possible to prevent the bloody act? According to BILD, the alleged killer was said to have hit his children and wife in the past. Even his threats that “something bad” would unfortunately happen remained without consequence. The family’s problems have been known in Hanau since at least January.
Deceased siblings in Hanau: The father is said to have declared “something bad”.
Update from May 12th at 3:20pm: Even a day after the cruel deaths of two children in Hanau, the perpetrator is still on the run. According to information from “Bild”, he should be the father of the 11-year-old boy and the 7-year-old girl. It is said that the parents from India lived separately. The father was only allowed to be with his children when accompanied by a youth welfare worker.
At the last observed meeting over the weekend, the father was said to have announced that “something bad” was about to happen. Based on this ruling and the time constraint that the perpetrator used to kill the children, the Public Prosecution office is investigating the murder. The killer was killed between 6 a.m. and 8 a.m. – after the mother had gone to work and before the children had to go to school.
Bloody action in Hanau: Two children die (7/11) – causes of death confirmed
Update from May 12, 11:19 a.m.: The day after the alleged murder, the police in southeast Hesse and the public prosecutor in Hanau announced the autopsy results of the two children. This also provides information on the cause of death. In addition, there is now a sad certainty that the girl (7) and the boy (11) are brother and sister.
Bloody action in Hanau: Two children killed (7/11) – suspect went into hiding
Update from May 12, 9:09am: The search for the suspect continues. It’s not arrest yet
A spokeswoman for the Public Prosecutor’s Office in Hanau said on Thursday (May 12). Investigators assume a murder and a family background to the crime. At first, they did not want to establish the relationship of the wanted suspect to the two deceased children.
Two children killed in Hanau – Predict the autopsy result
So far nothing is known about the exact causes of death of the 7-year-old girl and the 11-year-old boy, who may have been siblings. The seriously injured child, who died shortly thereafter, was found on the floor in front of a high-rise building, and the dead girl was discovered in a ninth-floor balcony. When asked by MANNHEIM24 at the Hanau Public Prosecutor’s Office, her spokeswoman Lisa Pullman said: “We are assuming the fall from a great height.”
The autopsy results will be announced later this morning. When asked whether the search for the suspect is carried out throughout the country or even throughout Europe, the prosecutor, in order not to jeopardize the search, replied that it was an “extensive search”. Pullman did not want to confirm whether the person being sought was, as bild.de reported, the father: “We say nothing about father and parents in general.”
Hanau: Children (7/11) killed – the perpetrators are still on the run
Update from May 11, 1:19 pmA spokeswoman for the Public Prosecutor’s Office said that after the deaths of two children in Hanau who were likely victims of a violent crime, autopsies are scheduled for later today. According to the first indications, it must be the seven-year-old girl and the 11-year-old boy living in the apartment, the spokeswoman said. The identities of the children have not yet been established.
Investigators initially searched for a suspect to no avail. More information about the man and his relationship to the dead children was initially unknown. According to information from bild.de, it must be the father.
Hanau: The murder of a girl (7) and a boy (11) – the police handle a family drama
First report from May 11, 11:41 a.m.: A terrible crime on Wednesday morning (May 11) in Hanau, in the state of Hesse. Passers-by alerted police around 7:23 a.m. after they spotted a seriously injured boy on the sidewalk in front of an eleven-story downtown skyscraper. Then a dead girl was found on the balcony of an apartment on the ninth floor of a high-rise building.
Hanau: Two children killed – Police suspect family drama
After a dead girl and an injured boy were found in downtown Hanau, the boy also died of his serious injuries a few hours later in Hanau City Hospital.
Investigators assumed a murder had occurred, a spokeswoman for the Hanau Public Prosecutor’s Office told the German news agency DPA. A suspect is being sought.
Hanau: Children were most likely killed by siblings
According to the spokeswoman, there is evidence of a family background to the crime and that the victims are brothers. According to previous information, it should be the seven-year-old girl and the 11-year-old boy living in the apartment, Lisa Pullman, a spokeswoman for the attorney general’s office, said.
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The boy died shortly thereafter in Hanau City Hospital. Hanau is located about 20 kilometers east of Frankfurt am Main near the border between Hesse and Bavaria. (dpa/beck)