October 22, 2021

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A journalist seriously injured in a shooting in Amsterdam

Journalist and TV presenter Peter R. De Vries was rushed to hospital in critical condition after being shot in the head.

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Dutch criminal journalist Peter R. De Vries was seriously injured in Amsterdam (Netherlands) on Tuesday (July 6), police said. “Peter R. de Vries was shot and killed this evening (on the street) in Lange Leitchesterstrod. He was taken to hospital with serious injuries.”In a statement to police, the investigation is open.

The 64-year-old journalist and TV presenter is a personality known for his role in several criminal cases in the Netherlands. He continued to appear as a spokesman for the victims or in a close circle of key witnesses. Witnesses heard five gunshots and Peter R. NOS state television reported seeing De Vries being shot in the head.

After speaking on a television show in central Amsterdam, at 7:30 p.m. Police closed the area where De Vries was shot for traffic. Police said they were “Look for witnesses and pictures of the incident or suspects”. Prime Minister Mark Rutte and Justice and Defense Minister Ferdinand Gropperhouse were scheduled to visit the National Security and Counterterrorism Organization (NCTV) in The Hague in the evening. “Discuss” In the case, the Dutch news agency ANP reported.

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