Two dead, several seriously hurt in gun attack on gay bar in Oslo: Police rush to the scene after ‘up to 20 shots’ fired at London Pub
- Shooting is reported to have taken place at London Pub, a gay nightclub in Oslo
- Nordic news outlet reported police are asking to make space for ambulances
- Several people are reported to have been injured in the ongoing incident
Two people have been killed and several seriously wounded in a shooting at a nightclub in Norway, police have confirmed.
Video on social media shows emergency services outside London Pub, a gay nightclub in Oslo early on Saturday morning.
Police have arrested a suspect at the scene.
Oslo Police District said: ‘Two people have been confirmed dead in the shooting episode. There are several seriously injured.
‘The police defined the mission as a PLIVO incident.’
Two people have been killed and several seriously injured in a shooting at a nightclub in Norway, police have confirmed (pictured is the scene outside the nightclub)
Oslo Police District also said that a person has been arrested near the scene shortly after the incident (pictured)
A ‘PLIVO’ incident stands for ‘ongoing life-threatening violence.’
It has been reported that ‘up to 20 shots’ were fired in the nightclub.
Norwegian Police also said that a person has been arrested near the scene shortly after the incident.
Norway’s BNN Newsroom tweeted: ‘The police ask people in the area to move away, to make room for ambulances.’
There is no word on a motive at the moment. A large police response is underway, with a number of ambulances in the area.