COPENHAGEN, DENMARK —
A person reportedly armed with a knife attacked passers-by on the streets of the Norwegian capital, Oslo, on Tuesday, earlier than being shot lifeless by police, officers mentioned.
Norwegian media revealed footage of the alleged attacker, bare from the waist up and wielding a knife. Police mentioned solely that there was “multiple” sufferer and gave no details about their situation. A information convention was known as for late morning.
Police mentioned a patrol automotive within the Bislett neighbourhood of northern Oslo drove right into a constructing to halt the attacker’s progress. He then attacked the automobile and managed to open the automotive door, police spokesman Torgeir Brenden mentioned.
He mentioned “a number of pictures” have been fired on the man however didn’t specify whether or not it was the cops within the automotive who opened fireplace. Brenden mentioned the perpetrator was rushed to a close-by hospital the place he died.
Final month a person armed with a bow and arrow and a knife killed 5 individuals in a small city southwest of Oslo.