Catania, attacked and wounded in the head for 40 euros

CATANIA – The carabinieri denounced a 37-year-old offender, originally from Augusta, as he was held responsible for personal injuries and threats against his sister.

The woman, resident in the San Cristoforo district, suddenly saw her brother swoop into the house who, clamoring for the return of the 40 euros he had lent her, began by brandishing a kitchen knife and then punching her in the head. that almost knocked her out.

Some passers-by, attracted by the screams of the woman, asked for help from 112 allowing, in fact, the intervention on the spot of the crew of a gazelle that blocked the attacker, seized the knife, found on the floor, and provided assistance to the victim. .

The woman was taken to the emergency room of the Cannizzaro hospital, where she was judged to be curable in ten days for head trauma.

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