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    Police search for suspect that stabbed woman in Anderlecht

    © Parket Brussel
    © Parket Brussel

    The police are looking for a man in his twenties, who is suspected of the attempted murder of a woman in Anderlecht at the start of April. On Tuesday 2 April, he stabbed a 32-year-old woman while she was taking her kids to school before fleeing in the direction of the West station. The woman suffered a deep stab wound in the stomach, but was in a stable condition following surgery. 

    On Thursday, police spread a photo of the suspect to help catch him.

    The perpetrator is between 20 and 30 years old and approximately 1.80 metres tall. He is solidly built and has black hair with a receding hairline, and a small beard.

    Anyone who recognizes the perpetrator is asked to contact the investigators on the toll-free number 0800 / 30.300 or via e-mail at

    Maïthé Chini
    The Brussels Times