Shocking act in Winsen, Lower Saxony: Last night, neighbors found a seriously injured woman on the street. The man had stabbed her. All help came too late.
According to the police, a 50-year-old first stabbed his wife and then himself in Winsen (Luhe) in Lower Saxony. The background to the fact is still unclear. According to the current state of the investigation, the police believe that the man injured the 47-year-old in the chest area with a knife on Tuesday evening.
The woman still managed to escape from the house, collapsed in the street and later died in hospital. Residents had previously called for help at about one o’clock and found the neighbor on the street. Police officers then unsuccessfully attempted to resuscitate the 47-year-old.
The fire brigade broke open the door of the house, inside the detectives found the lifeless husband, a knife lay next to him. Officials also found a suicide note written by the 50-year-old according to initial findings.
A police spokesman said there was no evidence of any other action. It is believed to be murder. There is no indication that other people are involved.