Two individuals were killed and something like 21 others injured in shootings close to bars in focal Oslo early Saturday that police were treating as a “psychological militant assault”.
Police said a suspect had been captured following the shootings, which happened around 1:00 am (2300 GMT Friday) in three areas, including a gay bar, near one another in the focal point of the Norwegian capital.
“The police are exploring the occasions as a psychological militant assault,” police said in an explanation.
A Pride walk that was because of occur in the capital on Saturday evening was canceled following the viciousness in the typically serene city.
“All occasions connected to Oslo Pride have been dropped” following “clear” proposals by police, the coordinators composed on Facebook.
Police said two individuals had passed on and 21 were injured, incorporating 10 genuinely in the assaults, and said two weapons had been seized.
Police said the suspect captured was a Norwegian public of Iranian plunge.
“Presently everything shows that there was just a single individual who committed this demonstration,” police official Tore Barstad before told a press instructions.