This afternoon someone was injured in a violent incident in Houten. The suspect in the assault has been arrested. The victim was taken to hospital injured.
According to witnesses, the victim was attacked in the street with a hatchet, reports RTV Utrecht. The police cannot confirm this. The police do say that a weapon has probably been used.
After the incident, the suspect drove away in a car. Because witnesses passed the license plate on to the police, the suspect was arrested.