This 58 year old German had died after being hit during the dispute at the annual Oktoberfest at the city of Munich. The man who was believed to be suspect was reported at the police station.

The reported dispute at the Oktoberfest had cost this 58 year man his life. This is according to the Tweet made by Munich police on Twitter.

These two men were said to have gone into a fight in one of the festival’s so many beer tents on Friday evening. The fight did not involve any weapon or such.

On Saturday, authorities said that a man fled the fest area after fatally injuring another man. Despite of efforts to revive this man, he dies. The victim was said to be from Munich area.

Policed launched an investigation regarding the same and described it as a suspicion of bodily harm that also resulted in the death. A female who witnessed this incident was questioned.

A 42 year old man who was accompanied by his lawyer reported at the police station.

This 185th Oktoberfest began in the Bavarian Capital, Munich on 22nd of September and the fest will end on 7th of October.

Some of the famous stunts from this fest are drunken brawls and accidents during the festival. Other things include mass consumption of beer with fun and frolic.

As of 2018, there were some 600 police officers deployed at the fest and several hundred of security personnel have also been deployed in the Munich amid the concerns of possible terrorist attacks that could possibly take place. The Theresienwiese, where the famous Oktoberfest takes place is currently surrounded by fences and the visitors are no longer allowed to carry their rucksacks in that area.

Hannah Weber

Hannah Weber  is a seasoned journalist with nearly 10 years experience. While studying journalism at FernUniversität Hagen, Hannah found a passion for finding engaging stories.  As a contributor to Deutch News, Hannah mostly covers human interest pieces.


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