News scouts reported a large police operation in Winterthur on Thursday. “The police told us that we should stay in the house,” said a resident opposite 20 minutes.
According to the Zurich canton police, a woman reported to the operations center around 1.30 p.m. that a man was handling a gun in front of an apartment building on Rappstrasse. Police officers on site immediately moved out. Finally, the 71-year-old Swiss man was arrested while leaving the house.
Nobody got hurt. The gun described by the reporter, a handgun, could be seized. The investigations are ongoing.