Suspect held as ‘bomb-like device’ found in Oslo, Norway

Police in Oslo, Norway
Police in Oslo, Norway. Pic: File
A “bomb-like device” has been discovered in central Oslo, according to Norwegian police.
A suspect has been arrested and is in custody.
A large area has been cordoned off following the security alert, reports say.
The incident comes a day after Sweden was hit by a terror attack, when a lorry was driven at shoppers in the capital Stockholm, killing four people.
“We have cordoned off a large area when we have found a bomb-like object. We’ll be back with more,” Oslo police wrote on Twitter.
They later updated with: “We have no control on the spot, and are now awaiting until necessary investigations are concluded.”
“We have control of a person with a status of a suspect,” they added.
Courtesy of Sky News

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