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A nurse dies after being stabbed with a knife by a patient

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A 30-year-old nurse died Thursday after being stabbed with a knife by a patient from a psychiatric unit in the French commune of Thouars (Deux-Sèvres), local media reported.

“An investigation has been opened for murder and attempted murder of people entrusted with a public service mission,” said the prosecutor.

The nurse, mother of two children, was attacked by the 20-year-old patient when he was trying to leave the psychiatric unit of the Nord Deux-Sèvres hospital. According to investigators, he stabbed her in the chest. The young woman died hours later.

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“One of the priorities of the investigation is to find out how the suspect obtained a knife,” explained Natacha Rateau, a prosecutor in the city of Niort, according to the AFP agency.

The assailant was arrested and taken into police custody after being evaluated by a psychiatrist.

“This type of escape attempt occurs regularly, but it was impossible to predict that the patient would be armed with a knife,” said a companion of the victim. “This highlights the lack of resources of the hospital in general and of psychiatry in particular.” .

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