Wednesday, 13 October 2021 17:16

Several killed and more injured by man using bow and arrows in Norway

The Norwegian town of Kongsberg is about 70km from Oslo. Map: Datawrapper


Several people were killed and others injured by a man using a bow and arrows to carry out attacks in the Norwegian town of Kongsberg on Wednesday, local police said.

“The man has been apprehended ... from the information we now have, this person carried out these actions alone,” police chief Oeyvind Aas told reporters.

“Several people have been injured and several are dead,” Mr Aas said. He declined to comment on the number of casualties. – Reuters