It happened at the Gaziantep Institute of Forensic Medicine. DHA reporter Ahmet Atmaca, who was at the Institute of Forensic Medicine following the news, was reportedly first verbally assaulted and then kicked, slapped and punched by a group. Unable to slow down, the aggressive group also attempted to lynch the young journalist.
The escalation of the incident was prevented by police teams and forensic pathologists present at the scene. The journalist, who was rescued from the group’s attack, was taken to Şehitkamil public hospital by 112 emergency medical teams who came to the scene after being protected in the forensic building.
It was learned that an investigation had been opened into the incident.