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Gdansk city official meets with family of mayor's attacker

Jan 17, 2019 - Associated Press

WARSAW, Poland (AP) - A deputy of the slain mayor of the Polish city of Gdansk said Thursday he has met with the attacker's mother and that the family needs protection.

Pawel Adamowicz, 53, died Monday from stab wounds inflicted the night before by a Gdansk resident, identified as 27-year-old Stefan W., who said it was revenge for his imprisonment. W. had been convicted of robberies and was released last month.

Deputy Mayor Piotr Kowalczuk said that he has met the assailant's mother ...