DGSN said that the aggressor had been living temporarily at his brother’s house in Tangier.
Rabat – Coordinating with the General Directorate of National Security (DGSN) and after several hours of investigation, Tangier’s judiciary police arrested on Saturday the suspect who physically assaulted a German tourist and tried to grab her handbag.
The police seized a medium-sized knife used in committing the crime in addition to the clothes the suspect wore during the assault.
Authorities placed the aggressor in detention to investigate with him the circumstances and motives of committing the aggression.
On Friday, June 14, a 50-year-old German woman was assaulted in a public street in Tangier.
According to a witness, the suspect and the victim had been cohabiting in an apartment belonging to an acquaintance, who turned out to be the assaulter’s brother, according to DGSN.
The witness added that the suspect had begun to argue with the German woman, before assaulting her.