Deadly attack on the Playa de Palma!
A young Dutch holidaymaker has died in a hospital after a beating attack by several of his compatriots in Mallorca.
According to their own statements, the police found the 27-year-old unconscious and with severe head injuries on the Playa de Palma early in the morning on July 14th.
On Sunday, the man died in the island hospital Son Espases, a spokesman confirmed on Tuesday. A motive for the act was initially not known. The attackers are said to have also attacked and injured other passers-by.
A suspected Dutchman (18) was arrested on the island. As the “Mallorca Newspaper“Reported, but he is now at large again. He testified that he was not involved in the attack. Videos from a surveillance camera would have confirmed this statement and thus relieved the man.
International arrest warrants should now be issued against eight other compatriots who have already left, the newspaper continues. All persons are between the ages of 18 and 20 years.
The southern section of Playa de Palma around Balneario 1 is a Dutch stronghold. Like around the Ballermann, there has been celebrations there for weeks, sometimes excessively, on the beach and on the promenade, according to the newspaper.