In Bindlach, Bavaria, in the Bayreuth district, an 18-year-old woman died – a 19-year-old suspect was arrested by the police. He is in custody.

A 19-year-old is in custody after the violent death of a young woman in Upper Franconia. He is suspected of killing the 18-year-old, police and prosecutors announced on Saturday. The man himself called the emergency number on Friday evening, and several police patrols were then dispatched to the crime scene in Bindlach (Bayreuth district).

There the officers found the girl and the suspect, a German. The 19-year-old was temporarily arrested. On Saturday, an arrest warrant was issued against him on suspicion of manslaughter. The exact circumstances of the 18-year-old’s death are currently being determined.