Article and photos from hienalouca.com
The people of Strasbourg filled a square on Sunday to pay their respects to the victims of last week’s terror attack near the city’s famous Christmas market, as the death toll rose to five.
Barto Orent-Niedzielski, a 36-year-old from Katowice, in Poland, died in a Strasbourg hospital on Sunday. He had been one of the dozen people wounded in the attack on Tuesday evening, Poland’s state news agency PAP said.
Orent-Niedzielski and his Italian friend Antonio Megalizzi had tried to stop suspect Cherif Chekatt from entering a bar during Tuesday’s assault, a close friend told AFP. Megalizzi, 28, died from his injuries on Friday.
Eleven people were also injured in the bloodbath, with several still in a critical condition.
Nicknamed ‘Bartek’, Orent-Niedzielski had