Polish mayor stabbed while on stage during a charity event

2019-01-13 22:17

A Polish private television broadcaster is reporting that a man has stabbed the mayor of the city of Gdansk.

TVN24 reported that Pawel Adamowicz, 53, was attacked by a man while he was on stage during the finale on Sunday of a major charity event in the Baltic city.

The broadcaster reported that the attacker was detained. Other Polish media said a knife was used in the attack.

No other details were immediately available.

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