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Suspect In Dortmund Attack Planned To Profit From Falling Share Price, Cops Say

Published in SportsBusiness Daily Global on 04 / 24 / 17

German police arrested a man with dual Russian citizenship on suspicion of bombing the Bundesliga side Borussia Dortmund team bus in an "elaborate plot to make money if the team's share price fell," according to Justin Huggler of the London TELEGRAPH. The 28-year-old dual German and Russian nation...

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