- In Oslo there has apparently been an attack on a nightclub popular with a queer crowd.
- At least two people died and numerous people were seriously injured. The police tweeted this and reported not only news agencies but also Norwegian online newspapers.
- Shortly after the crime in the city center of the Norwegian capital, a suspect was also arrested.
The situation is still unclear, the police said. The newspaper “Aftenposten” reported that at least ten people had received medical treatment, three were said to be seriously injured.
Another twelve people were slightly injured. The nightclub is located on a popular street in central Oslo. Several shots were fired. According to the Norwegian broadcaster “NRK”, there were at least three crime scenes.
Translation of the tweet
Multiple shots were fired at a downtown nightclub. We will come back with more information. There are injured.
The police do not rule out that several people could be perpetrators. However, this has not yet been confirmed. The incident is currently not classified as terrorist. There was a panic in the gay club, the broadcaster quotes an eyewitness as saying.