Defqon.1 Festival 2017: 1 Teenager Dead and 127 People Arrested !

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A 19-year-old boy from Germany died over the weekend during his visit to the hardcore dance music festival Defqon.1 in Biddinghuizen, Netherlands.

This past weekend, 60,000 festival-goers and 45,000 campers from 62 different countries, flocked to the festival site at Q-Dance’s Defqon.1 festival in Netherlands to watch performances from Psyko Punkz, Brennan Heart, Zatox, Da Tweekaz, Atmozfears, Angerfist and many more. An amazing, out of this world main stage, lightshow and a lot of fireworks marked the fifteenth edition of this festival.

However, the festival also had a black spot this year, cause one teenager died, and 127 other people were arrested.

The cause of teenager’s death is still under investigation. He became unwell during the first night of the festival on Friday and was quickly transported to a local hospital, where he died later that night.

The majority of people that were arrested were held for trading and possession of narcotic drugs, and one man was arrested for stealing more than 30 mobile phones.