The man attacked the guard at the checkpoint

The incident happened on the evening of September 14, 2021, after drinking, Long drove from the “green area” in the alley to Nguyen Trai Street, Ninh Kieu District, Can Tho. Here, the checkpoint force prevented this person from leaving.

Disagreeing, Long cursed, pulled a knife and stabbed Mr. Nguyen Van Thuan in the back (70 years old, street guard) who was at the checkpoint to control the Covid19 epidemic.

Police officer Nguyen Thanh Nam was also stabbed by him, fortunately he was not hit. Everyone then overpowered Long and stripped him of his weapon.

Immediately after, Mr. Thuan was taken to the emergency room, not life-threatening.

Long is being detained by the Ninh Kieu District Police, investigated for the act of intentionally causing injury or resisting law enforcement officers.

Investigation service in Vietnam