AMSTERDAM – The man suspected of shooting Bas van Wijk (24) is known to the police, according to well-informed sources from De Telegraaf. Admittedly not for serious offenses: it would concern smaller, but persistent crime. The man is a Dutchman of Moroccan origin who lives in Amsterdam, the sources said.
The police say that tips and witness statements about the death of Bas van Wijk have accelerated the case. “The investigation team and the public prosecutor are very happy,” the police reported Thursday. It was therefore partly thanks to the statements, in combination with the tactical investigation, that five suspects could be arrested last week. … Read more