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Several killed in bow and arrow attack in NorwayPolice say suspect has been apprehended after attack in town of Kongsberg, 50 miles from Oslo
Police said the suspect was acting alone. Composite: The Guardian Design Team
Several people have been killed and others injured by a man who opened fire with a bow and arrows in a town in Norway, according to local police.
The suspect was apprehended after the attack late on Wednesday in the town of Kongsberg, 50 miles (80km) south-west of the capital, Oslo, a police spokesperson said.
“The man has been apprehended ... from the information we now have, this person carried out these actions alone,” the police chief, Øyvind Aas, told reporters. “Several people have been injured and several are dead.”
He declined to comment on the number of casualties.
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