Who is Danijel Bezuk? Zagreb Shooter was 22 Years Old, from Kutina

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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.  

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