A four-year-old boy was slightly injured in a playground on Friday afternoon in Neukölln. A rocking device collapsed – apparently it was previously sabotaged.
Police reported that a kindergarten group was visiting a playground on Rütlistraße around 12:10. Shortly after the four-year-old had gone to a game device, this collapsed. The little boy fell and the toy fell on him. He suffered a laceration on his face.
Paramedics took the boy to a hospital for outpatient treatment. Subsequent investigations revealed that the bolts holding the surfboard rocker and bracket were apparently removed. The road and green space office of the district office Neukölln was informed. The Kriminalpolizei determined on suspicion of dangerous bodily injury led.