Prosecutors believe the attack on the club's team bus was motivated by financial greed, rather than terrorism. They say the man identified as "Sergei W" wanted to drive down the club's share price and make a profit on the stock market.
A preliminary hearing has ruled that a 28-year-old German-Russian suspect in the Borussia Dortmund football bus bombing can be kept in detention awaiting trial. Police suspect he bet on a fall in the club's share price.
Borussia Dortmund coach Thomas Tuchel has said the arrest of the man apparently responsible for this month's bomb attack on the team bus before a Champions League game could help players and staff overcome the trauma.
The nature of the suspect arrested in the case of the bomb attacks on the Dortmund team bus has surprised almost everyone. For DW's Jefferson Chase, it's an example of how snap judgements about terrorism are often wrong.
The individual that attacked Borussia Dortmund's bus sought to drive down the team's share prices and enrich himself. Economist Max Otte talks with DW about how the plan failed, and the fact it is an isolated incident.
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