BREAKING: Gunman storms mosque and opens fire – at least one injured


At least one person is said to be injured following the shooting at the al-Noor Islamic Centre.

The shooter, described as a white man wearing a helmet and uniform, stormed the mosque during a prayer.

People inside reportedly managed to restrain the man after he shot one person as emergency services raced to the scene.

Police have since arrested a man in connection with the shooting which took place at aorund 4pm local time.

Irfan Mushtaq, at the scene, told local media: “One of our members has been shot by a white man wearing a helmet and uniform.”

Other witness reports described hearing two or three shots, with one saying: “There is complete chaos here now.”

Police in Oslo posted on Twitter that there had been a “shooting incident”.

The tweet continued: “One person is shot. Their injuries are unknown. A perpetrator has been arrested.”

In a further tweet, investigators wrote: “Nothing indicates that there have been more people involved.”



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