Wadgassen: crime 29 years ago? Police searched the forest

First of all, the ground with sticks will be examined to find possible changes in the soil, said a spokesman of the national police headquarters in Saarbrücken

Wadgassen: crime 29 years ago? Police searched the forest

First of all, the ground with sticks will be examined to find possible changes in the soil, said a spokesman of the national police headquarters in Saarbrücken on Monday. The police officers discovered Striking when Poking around a little, will mark the spot and investigated in more detail: "Then also a little bit of earth is removed, and a deep dug out of the ground." In the course of their investigations had revealed some new information: according to the body in September 1991, the missing man is said to have been buried in the forest area. Recently, the police had arrested three suspects men at the age of 53 to 55 years. The Germans, with today's places of residence in Berlin, as well as in the Saarland, Heusweiler, and Riegelsberg are suspected, the man in the forest is killed and the corpse, then buried.

Last week, the police had prepared the several 100-square metre site for the quest: the branches and bushes were cut away. Cadaver dogs should, at the earliest, by the end of this week, the spokesman said. A total of 20 police officers on-site - including experts from the Federal criminal police office are.

the special feature of the search was that "the case is already so long back," said the spokesman. You was aware, "that is, after almost 30 years, of course, difficult: Whether you will find there's in fact a not density or density of the Earth's mass or not". The three arrested have not commented yet on the allegations.

The man from Völklingen since 1991 as missing. Then the investigation revealed no clues to his whereabouts. In may of this year, there have been then "hints from the environment of the now accused," to the effect that the death of the Missing responsible. Investigations have corroborated the suspicion.

dpa
Updated Date: 10 August 2020, 10:26

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