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Guard of honour and loud applause as policeman injured in Schaarbeek stabbing leaves hospital

A large number of police officers from the Brussels North Local Police Service, all dressed in uniform, went to Brussels University Hospital (UZ Brussel) on Saturday. They stood outside and formed a guard of honour before applauding as their 23-year-old colleague that was injured in Thursday evening’s stabbing left the hospital. 

The police officer Jason P. was admitted to hospital on Thursday evening after a stabbing incident that left his 29-year-old colleague dead.

On leaving hospital the young policeman was greeted by his colleagues, who wished him a speedy recovery.

 

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