(Daily Caller) Czech police detained a man Thursday who tried to run over police in an apparent attack German Chancellor Angela Merkel.
Merkel was on her way from the airport to central Prague when a black 4×4 Mercedes tried to join Merkel’s motorcade. Police spokesman Josef Bocan said the man refused to obey orders, and didn’t stop until after police threatened to open fire.
“The perpetrator has been detained,” police spokesman Josef Bocan said, according to Russia Today. “He is suspected of attempting to cause a crime – specifically an attempt to use violence against an official.”
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