Dutch media reported at least two stabbing incidents in Maastricht on the night of Thursday, December 14. The first stabbing occurred on Botsaart Street, resulting in one fatality. Another incident reportedly occurred nearby on Joseph Postmes Street; several people were injured. Police officials are have not confirmed if the incidents are connected, nor whether they believe terrorism may be a motive. Details are still emerging.
Individuals in Maastricht are advised to remain vigilant, monitor the situation, and avoid the area of the stabbings until authorities have announced the situation fully contained.