- Gunman rang doorbell of Lars Hedegaard’s apartment in Copenhagen
- Fired a bullet that narrowly missed the 70-year-old’s head
- Would-be assassin fled after Mr Hedegaard punched him in the face
- Police searching for ‘foreign’ man aged between 20 and 25
PUBLISHED: 19:09 GMT, 5 February 2013 | UPDATED: 19:30 GMT, 5 February 2013
The gunman rang the doorbell of 70-year-old Lars Hedegaard’s apartment in Frederiksberg, Copenhagen, under the pretext of delivering a parcel, but when the writer opened his front door the hitman pulled out a weapon and fired a shot that just missed Mr Hedegaard’s head.
According to Mr Hedegaard, who described how the bullet ‘flew past’ his right ear, said the sniper fled after the writer punched him in the face causing him to drop his gun.
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