the member of The Bundestag and Chairman of the AfD Bremen, Frank Magnitz, was attacked on Monday by several people and injured. The incident had happened against 17.20 in the vicinity of the theater am Goetheplatz, Bremen.

Due to the function of the Injured party should be assumed political Motivation of the act. The police state protection and the Prosecutor’s office of Bremen to determine.

According to the Bremer AfD Magnitz of three Masked men attacked. Lying with serious injuries in hospital. The AfD Federal spokesman Jörg Meuthen wrote on Twitter, Magnitz had been beaten “half to death”. To do this, Meuthen published a photo to show the injured.

The police said no Details of the attack. She is looking for witnesses who may have observed the incident.

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