The Norwegian police mentioned a Danish citizen killed 5 folks and wounded 3 others final week, and used a bow and arrow “stabbing weapon” within the assault.
The Related Press wrote that police inspector Per Thomas Omholt mentioned that 37-year-old Espen Andersen Braathen may first shoot the victims with an arrow after which stabbed them to demise with a chilly weapon.
“Talking of weapons, we mentioned earlier than that the attacker used a bow and arrow. However he additionally used a bayonet. We do not wish to reveal what sort of chilly weapon it’s as a result of we’ve not checked all of the witnesses,” Omholt mentioned at the moment. Press convention.
Recall that Andersen Braathen killed 5 folks on Wednesday in Kongsberg, southwest of Oslo, with about 28,000 residents. The Norwegian Nationwide Safety Company later reported that this was a terrorist act.
Danish citizen (37) Espen Andersen Brathen has transformed to Islam, and the police had been fearful about indicators of his radicalization.
Norwegian media wrote that Blassen had beforehand violated the legislation and was arrested after threatening his father with homicide earlier this yr. He posted a video on YouTube, calling himself a prophet.
5 victims, 4 ladies and one man, had been between 50 and 70 years previous. Two folks had been injured, together with an off-duty policeman. Andersen Braathen confessed to the homicide.