October 12, 2020 – 22-year-old Danijel Bezuk shot a police officer in Zagreb’s St. Mark’s Square this morning, after which he committed suicide in the Jabukovac area.
Index.hr reported that a police officer was shot on St. Mark’s Square in Zagreb this morning. He received four gunshot wounds and is at Vinogradska Hospital. The attacker fled after the shooting, and around 9 am, the police reported that his body had been found and that he had committed suicide.
As it turns out, the attacker is 22-year-old Danijel Bezuk from Kutina.
Police released the first information about the attacker around 11 am.
“The possible perpetrator of the attempted aggravated murder of a 31-year-old police officer this morning on St. Mark’s Square and also the person who committed suicide in the Jabukovac area is, according to information so far, a 22-year-old Croatian citizen. The person is not previously known to police officers.”
He is a young man from Kutina who comes from a veteran family.
Bezuk left a message on Facebook just after he shot the police officer, which you can see in the header photo above.
“There has been a lot of fraud and reckless trampling of human values without responsibility,” the message reads on Facebook profile, translated into English.
He allegedly shot the police offer with a Kalashnikov he allegedly took from his father.
Index contacted Danijel’s uncle, who said he was sick and couldn’t talk. Index.hr then contacted other members of his family. A crying woman answered, but hung up.
“The time I used to see him, I didn’t notice anything unusual. He was always smiling and often made jokes,” an acquaintance said.
More info soon…