The author of the assault was arrested on Saturday, June 15 for physically assaulting a German tourist in Tangier.
The investigating judge decided to put the perpetrator in custody for several charges, including robbery and intentional homicide.
The perpetrator was put in custody under a detention warrant, an official source told Morocco World news.
The victim of the attack left the hospital after health condition improved.
The German tourist was stabbed with a knife, and was taken to a hospital in Tangier where she underwent surgery.
Morocco’s General Directorate of National Security (DGSN) announced in a statement on June 15 the arrest of the suspect.
The DGSN said that preliminary investigation showed that the perpetrator is a 29-year old man from Guelmim, southern Morocco.
He was residing temporarily in the city of Tangier at his brother’s house.”