An altercation broke out between gangs of youths and onlookers reportedly ran into the streets. Five youths were injured.
A Fighting between youthsIt left the station on Sunday evening Handelskai in Vienna-Brigitte In Millennium City The relocation caused panic among onlookers and led to arrests. According to witnesses, shots were fired from one person An empty gun have fallen. The police could not confirm this. No such weapon was found, spokesman Markus Dittrich said. However, a knife was seized.
Several youths got into an argument at the express train station around 6:15 p.m., police confirmed several online reports. One of the boys reportedly took a knife and threatened to use it. The dispute then shifted to nearby Millennium City. In the end, five youths suffered minor injuries. One was injured by pepper spray and the other by mutual blows.
The knife shown earlier was later found in the mall's restroom facility. It is not clear that shots were fired; Dittrich said such a weapon could not be defended. The exact course of trade is now determined.
Video content is evaluated
“We have handed over all the video footage from the surveillance cameras of the incident with the empty gun to the police, who are currently evaluating it. We are supporting the Vienna police in the investigation. The most important thing – no one was hurt, said Stefan Ratzenberger, spokesman for the Millennium City.
A police media spokesperson said that Vega Special Unit, Emergency Response Unit and District Forces were involved in the incident. Stephen Ratzenberger, acting as a spokesman for the shopping center, told APA that police were “very quick.” Shops were closed on Sunday, but restaurants, theaters and discotheques were open. Bystanders were able to quickly leave the building. Video content from surveillance cameras in Millennium City and outside will now be available to the executive branch for evaluation, Ratzenberger said.