The police have arrested a second suspect in connection with the fatal shooting on the Maassluisstraat on Sunday evening 16 May. Around 7:40 PM that evening, a car with two occupants was shot at in the street. In addition, a fatality fell.
27-year-old Ayla Mintjes was seriously injured and later died in hospital from her injuries. The day after the shooting, the police reported that a 20-year-old suspect had been arrested in connection with the case.
The second suspect was arrested on Wednesday evening 19 May 2021 in a house on Nolensstraat in Geuzenveld. During the action, agents searched various homes and the Defense Explosives Clearance Service (EOD) also investigated the street. Among other things, firearms and hand grenades were found.