The police detained 29-year-old Tomasz U., suspected of murdering two people and seriously injuring a third. The detainee is the son and grandson of the victims. He hasn’t been charged yet.
The tragedy happened on Saturday in Bąkowo (Podkarpackie Voivodeship). The information about the incident was confirmed by the district prosecutor in Stalowa Wola, Adam Cierpiatka. As he reported, the victims are 58-year-old Halina U. and 84-year-old Leonarda S. and her husband, 89-year-old Andrzej S.
The 58-year-old woman died on the spot, and the older couple was taken to hospitals. Leonarda S. died in the facility in Nisko. Doctors from the district hospital in Stalowa Wola are fighting for her husband’s life. He went to the ER on Saturday (April 29), a quarter after 10 pm. – He was transported to the operating block, he is currently in the anesthesiology and intensive care ward, he is in a critical condition, hospital spokesman Tomasz Wosk told PAP.
Detained son and grandson of the victims
The prosecutor informed that 29-year-old Tomasz U. – son and grandson of the victims – is suspected of committing the crime. The man fled the scene of the tragedy and was wanted. He was detained on Sunday after 9 o’clock in the town of Rzeczyca Okrągła. – The policemen detained him when he drank alcohol in the forest, behind the gas station – said prosecutor Adam Cierpiatka.
Investigators will be able to interrogate the detained man, probably only on Monday, when he sobers up. Witnesses are being interviewed. Police officers worked at the crime scene under the supervision of two prosecutors.
– The prosecutor’s office qualifies it as an attempted and murder of many people. The perpetrator committed murder with a sharp instrument, Cierpiatka informed.
It was probably an axe.
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