Police are searching for a the knife used yesterday to kill a 56-year-old Caseworker and Local Counsellor Birthe Christiansen outside a job center in Holstebro.
A 28-year-old man has been detained and remanded in custody in connection with the murder. The man denies all charges.
“We would urge people to look for items on the route from Brogaardsvej 1, where the killing took place and up to the activity centre on Haralds Lethvej where the 28-year-old was detained an hour after the attack,” says Western Jutland Police Spokesman Michael Kjeldgaard.
“We would also like to hear from people who may have seen the man cycling in the area, which depending on the route taken is a stretch of about three kilometres,” Kjeldgaard says.
The 28-year-old was remanded in custody at a hearing yesterday, but has denied the charges.