Wild chase on Wednesday afternoon (October 26) in Hagen. A man fled from the police in an Audi in the afternoon hours. At a police barrier, the unknown raced towards an officer. She pulled out her gun and shot the getaway car!
But that didn’t interest the driver. He continued to press the tube and sped past their cruiser. The police officer was just able to get to safety. The man is still on the run!
Hagen: Shots in a wild chase – emergency call from the gas station
It all started around 4:30 p.m. at the Avia gas station on Prioreier Strasse in Hagen. There, the stranger refueled his Audi and drove away without paying. A saleswoman called the police and gave the number plate of the tank fraudster.
An hour later, a motorcycle police officer discovered the wanted – and stolen getaway car – in the Dahl district. When the Audi driver saw the officer, he stepped on the gas pedal. The man raced over the B54 in the direction of the city center, sometimes at high speed.
Attempted assassination in Hagen – the police are chasing Audi drivers
On the outskirts of Dahl, the police officer finally shot the getaway vehicle. The officer dodged the speeder and was fortunately unharmed. The Hagen police then chased the man with a large contingent. But despite intensive search measures, he was able to escape.
Police are now investigating the incident as an attempted homicide. However, the case was handed over to the Wuppertal police because of the policewoman’s use of firearms. You saw the getaway car and can provide information about the driver? Then please contact the officials in Wuppertal on the number: 0202 – 2840.