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Armored autos, SEK in motion – police search one other house in Berlin

Special forces on Sunday evening in Berlin-Friedrichshain looking for Ernst-Volker Straub and Burkhard Garweg Special forces on Sunday evening in Berlin-Friedrichshain looking for Ernst-Volker Straub and Burkhard Garweg

Special forces on Sunday night in Berlin-Friedrichshain on the lookout for Ernst-Volker Straub and Burkhard Garweg


In search of the previous RAF terrorists Ernst-Volker Staub and Burkhard Garweg, the police searched one other house in Berlin. A SEK arrived in Friedrichshain with heavy weapons and armored autos. The LKA Lower Saxony printed new mugshots.

SEK operation in the midst of busy Berlin-Friedrichshain: During the seek for two former RAF terrorists, the police searched one other house in Berlin. The measure on Sunday night was linked to the seek for Ernst-Volker Staub (69) and Burkhard Garweg (55), a spokeswoman for the Lower Saxony State Criminal Police Office instructed the German Press Agency. “Bild” had beforehand reported.

When requested, the spokeswoman initially didn’t present any additional particulars. The measure on Grünberger Strasse continues to be ongoing, she mentioned. Masked plainclothes police stood on the road. SEK officers have been on responsibility with submachine weapons, and there was an armored automobile on the road. Several dozen onlookers gathered on the road to look at the occasions.

SEK officers on duty in Friedrichshain

SEK officers on responsibility in Friedrichshain

Source: dpa/Paul Zinken

Only round two kilometers away, the police had already searched elements of a left-wing different trailer website in the course of the RAF search on Sunday morning. A caravan – which, based on the Lower Saxony LKA, was suspected to be Garweg's lodging – was transported away and is to be examined for forensic functions.

LKA publishes edited mugshots of Garweg

The LKA Lower Saxony assumes that mud and waste are in Berlin. The authority launched modified mugshots of Garweg on Sunday. The unique photograph exhibits the particular person being sought with a terrier. Three additional photos have been technically edited as a result of the LKA assumes that Garweg could have modified his look.

The original photo (top left) most likely shows Burkahrd Garweg, the three other photos are doctored versions by the LKA

The unique photograph (high left) more than likely exhibits Burkahrd Garweg, the three different pictures are doctored variations by the LKA

Source: dpa/—

In the message, the Verden public prosecutor and the LKA enchantment to these they’re on the lookout for: “Hand yourself in to the police!”

Just a couple of days in the past, former RAF terrorist Daniela Klette was additionally arrested in Berlin. Dust and cooking paths had disappeared like Burdock (65) over 30 years in the past. All three belonged to the third technology of the previous left-wing extremist terrorist group Red Army Faction.

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Former RAF terrorist Daniela Klette caught in Berlin

The RAF was the epitome of terror and homicide in Germany for many years. In 1998 it declared itself dissolved. During the lively terror interval of the third technology, the then Deutsche Bank boss Alfred Herrhausen (1989) and Treuhand boss Detlev Karsten Rohwedder (1991) have been murdered.

There are arrest warrants in opposition to Klette, Staub and Garweg on suspicion of involvement in terrorist assaults. They have been or are additionally wished for a number of robberies. Between 1999 and 2016 they’re mentioned to have robbed cash transporters and supermarkets in Lower Saxony and North Rhine-Westphalia. They are additionally accused of tried homicide as a result of there was a capturing.