FILE PHOTO: An professional appears to be like at a automotive on the scene the place former Dutch skilled soccer participant, who defended for English membership Burton Albion and FC Volendam, Kelvin Maynard, was shot lifeless in Amsterdam, Netherlands September 18, 2019. Image taken September 18, 2019. Inter Visible Studio through Information TV
AMSTERDAM (Information) – Dutch authorities on Thursday arrested a suspect within the killing of former skilled soccer participant Kelvin Maynard, information company ANP reported.
Defender Maynard, 32, died when two assailants on a motor-bike opened fireplace on his automotive in September in a southeastern district of Amsterdam.
No particulars in regards to the suspect have been launched.
Maynard, who had been taking part in this season for Dutch newbie membership “Alphense Boys”, had run-ins with the police up to now, authorities stated on the time with out offering particulars.
He beforehand had been with Dutch aspect Volendam, Portugal’s Sporting Clube Olhanense, Hungary’s Kecskemeti TE, Belgium’s Antwerp FC and England’s Burton Albion.
Whereas capturing deaths are uncommon, alarm has been rising over crime in Amsterdam, a metropolis of 800,000 individuals the place leisure drug use has lengthy been tolerated by regulation enforcement, creating an underworld of sellers and suppliers that typically fuels violence.
Reporting by Anthony Deutsch; Enhancing by Andrew Heavens and Alex Richardson