German court convicts Syrian over stabbing that triggered violence in Chemnitz

German court convicts Syrian over stabbing that triggered violence in Chemnitz

Alaa Sheikhi, 24, from Syria has been sentenced in Germany to 9 and a half years in prison over the fatal stabbing of a man in Chemnitz last year. He was found guilty of ’joint manslaughter and serious physical injury’ over the death of Daniel Hillig, a 35-year-old carpenter. A second suspect, an Iraqi, is thought to have fled Germany after the attack. The case led to violent protests in Chemnitz.

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9 years for murder. The proper sentence is life without parole.

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