Two dead, several seriously hurt in gun attack on gay bar in Oslo where ‘up to 20 shots’ fired


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)

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.

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