Poles ‘lynched’ in Germany
17th May 2013
The head of the German state of Brandenburg apologised this week after two Polish seasonal workers were abducted and beaten up by a gang of villagers in what was described a “lynching”.
© maciekSz, flickr.com
The men were attacked near the field where they were working
The incident took place in the eastern village of Kremmen when the two men were mistakenly identified as burglars by a group of the villagers after a house in the village had been broken into earlier in the day. The housekeeper of the property saw three men flee into a nearby wood and alerted police having managed to see their faces.
The police then approached four Poles who were picking asparagus in a nearby field who “loosely matched the description given by the woman.” The police soon decided tha ...
The full text of articles over six months old is only available to members of My NPE
Magda Czechowska was 11-years-old when last seen alive on 3rd July 2007 while on her way home from horse-riding lessons. Captured on CCTV entering a tunnel next to Kielce train ... -
Jarek owns the largest house on the street. It’s also the most modern and boasts six bedrooms, three bathrooms and a colourful brick driveway that sweeps from the electric gates ... -