Trabzon Square Park turned into a war zone around 22.20 last night.
During a verbal argument between two Arab tourists, the moments when a person punched the tourist were caught on camera.
He knocked him to the ground with a sudden punch.
People around rushed to help the tourist, who collapsed due to the impact. It was learned that the injured tourist was taken to the hospital.
Trabzon Governorship reported that the person who hit the tourist in the city was detained and a judicial investigation was launched against him.
Statement from the governor’s office
In the written statement made by the governor’s office,
“A Turkish citizen, who interpreted the intervention of the surrounding police officers who were trying to calm down the verbal argument between two tourists as ‘the tourists resisting the police’, intervened in the incident and suddenly hit the tourist, who was a Kuwaiti citizen, with his fist and knocked him to the ground.” expressions were used.
A judicial investigation has been launched against him
The statement emphasized that the police immediately caught and detained the suspect, and that a judicial investigation was launched against him upon the instruction of the prosecutor.
In the statement, it was noted that the treatment of the guest, who was a tourist in the province, was carried out in the hospital under the supervision of the Governorship, and that his life was not in danger.