Consider Philip F. The 35-year-old himself is European and was also a member of Jehovah’s Witnesses.

Footing an improbably high daily fee bill of €250,000, the 35-year-old economist, who SPIEGEL According to him, he was the perpetrator of yesterday’s shooting in Hamburg. According to his own admission, the man who came to be known as Philip F. European and received a strict evangelical religious upbringing.

And as he wrote, the huge amount is justified because his work brings in at least 2.5 million euros to whoever uses it. “My core values ​​are honesty, reliability and competence.”

The man was also a member of the Jehovah’s Witnesses, whose prayer house in Hamburg he attacked. According to a police statement, eight people were killed in the attack. Among the dead was the perpetrator himself, and his body was found on one floor above the scene of the massacre.

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Police were notified at 10:15 Thursday evening of a shooting at a chapel on Deelböge Street in the Borstel district of Hamburg. The uniformed officers who arrived first found several people with gunshot wounds in the building, as a shot was heard from upstairs. A body was found there. They did not open fire themselves.


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Several people were killed in an armed attack in Hamburg

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At least seven people were killed and several others injured in the attack on the church of Jehovah’s Witnesses in a northern German city. The police cordoned off the area, but after word arrived of a large-scale operation aimed at catching the perpetrator or perpetrators, the authorities later declared that they had no knowledge of a fugitive criminal. At the same time, it was suggested that the perpetrator (or perpetrators) should be among the dead. There was no word on the possible cause of the attack.

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There was a shooting near an elementary school in Germany


So far, there have been reports of two serious injuries.