HT: DM: “Only the beginning……”
Police puzzled: Three beaten because for being Finns in Helsinki?
The police are astounded that the beatings took place in Helsinki Mäkelänrinne swimming complex area.
The men talking with the woman completely and unexpectedly spit on her.
– The young woman moved to an other area, and the same guys came back after half an hour. This time the girl was beaten in the face with his fist and had not even had time to say anything, Halme tells of the incident.
The woman attempted to leave the premises, and her bike had been taken a hold of, but the woman had managed to the wrench the bike to herself.
The next victim was asked about whether she was a Finn
After about an hour, apparently the same men had approached a fifty year old woman sitting on a park bench. She was asked in English: “Are you Finnish?”.
– When the woman replied in the affirmative, one of the men kicked the woman in the leg. Nothing else took place, Halme wonders, and tells that the men left the scene.
The fifties something woman called the police the scene. The police, however, did not manage to get to the scene, before the men struck for the third time.
– Now, a 75-year-old man who was seated in front of the Swimming Centre was asked, are you Finnish. After this, one of the men struck the old gentleman’s face, and the second man kicked him.
The man fell due to the kick, but the injuries were relatively minor.