The German police opened an investigation into a suspected murder case on Wednesday after four dead and one other injured were discovered in a hospital in the German city of Potsdam. A woman was arrested as a suspect of the crime.
The incident occurred minutes before 9 p.m. local time when police officers were on the scene, where, after an initial study, they indicated that the victims’ injuries “were due to the heavy use of external force” “.
A 51-year-old woman who works in the hospital is being arrested on suspicion of being the perpetrator of the crime, while the motive for the crime is not yet clear, according to a spokesman for the Brandenburg police.
The German media-Der Tagesspiegel reported that the deceased were patients and that some of the victims were from an area of the hospital dedicated to people with intellectual disabilities.