‘POSSIBLE TERRORIST MOTIVE’ INVESTIGATED: Police confirm ‘multiple injuries’ in Netherlands tram shooting

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UTRECHT SHOOTING: 'Multiple injuries' after gunman opened fire on tram. Photo credit: Twitter / @johnmaes


POLICE have said that there are ‘multiple injuries’ after it is claimed a gunman opened fire on a tram in the Dutch city of Utrecht.

The incident happened at 10.45 am local time.

Police say that the surrounding area has been cordoned off and they are investigating.

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Several trauma helicopters have been deployed to provide help.

A local news website has claimed that the gunman has fled the scene.

In a tweet the police have said they have opened an investigation and are taking into account a ‘possible terrorist motive’.

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More to follow…





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