According to eyewitnesses the fascist mob used thick chains, knives and even tasers, injuring at least three to four people before disappearing into the surrounding straits.
In a statement to reporters Nikoleta Theognostou, the local municipal councillor of the KKE who was on the spot during the attack, stressed out that, under the tolerance of the governmental authorities and police forces, fascist groups are operating in the neighborhood for many days
In a statement, the KKE Party Organization of Central Macedonia denounces the fascist attacks and calls the government to "take measures" and "take responsibility against the activity of fascist gangs". The Party calls the workers, the youth, the people of the region to isolate fascists everywhere.
The organizations of the KKE and KNE in Thessaloniki have called for a rally on Saturday 9 October, in Stavroupolis, against the criminal activity of fascists .