A court in Berlin sentenced to 12 years in prison a man who fatally wounded during the lecture son of the former President of Germany, physician Fritz von weizsäcker. It is reported by the German newspaper Tageszeitung.
On Wednesday, district court of Berlin also ruled that the accused be placed in a psychiatric ward. He stabbed Dr. weizsäcker during a lecture in November last year.
Fritz von weizsäcker was killed by a knife in the neck 19 November 2019. This act caused a wave of horror throughout the country.
The accused, who was a packer in the logistics center, admitted to the crime but showed no remorse. According to a psychiatric report, his ability to self-control was reduced due to obsessive-compulsive disorder.
Fritz von weizsäcker 2005 he was the chief physician of the Department of internal medicine at the Schlosspark clinic in Berlin.
His father, Richard von weizsäcker 1984-1994 was the Federal President of Germany. He died January 31, 2015.