Guard knifed outside Athens University student halls

Guard knifed outside Athens University student halls

A guard was hospitalized with non-life-threatening injuries on Saturday after being stabbed by an unidentified assailant outside the accommodation complex for Athens University students in the neighborhood of Zografou in the early hours.

According to the Athens-Macedonian News Agency, which cited police sources, unidentified intruders had tried to gain entry to an event organized by geology students on the grounds of the complex at around 2 a.m.

Guards on duty on the premises had tried to stop them and one of the intruders responded by drawing a knife and stabbing one of the guards. 

Subscribe to our Newsletters

Enter your information below to receive our weekly newsletters with the latest insights, opinion pieces and current events straight to your inbox.

By signing up you are agreeing to our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy.