#Stockholmattack – A man stole a Beer Truck & drove into a crowd of people in a populated shopping hub on Friday Afternoon ie 7th April 2017. Finally he rammed the truck into a departmental store. The furious attack led into killing of 4 people & injuring several.
Swedish Prime Minister Swedish Lofven confirmed the attack. & said “This indicates this is an act of terror”
Something’s happening on Drottninggatan and around Stockholm. pic.twitter.com/YPbrZSe5Mb
— Johnny Chadda (@johnnychadda) April 7, 2017
In the evening police searched & caught one person of particular interest
around 2:50 pm local time a truck stolen few blocks away mowed down on crowd of pedestrians along Drottninggatan a busy shopping hub & came to a stop after banging on Ahlens departmental store.
Several similar attacks have been carried out earlier in Europe where a car or truck has been used as a weapon of destruction. Al Qaeda in 2010 has urged its followers to use truck as a weapon.
— Ruta M (@rutamoz_) April 7, 2017
Police released the photo of the suspect wearing a dark hoodie & a military green jacket.
A 39 year old Attacker was arrested on 7th April 2017. An uzbekistan national – father of 4 children who was supporter of ISIS online. The arrest happened when the another suspect is led away in handcuffs.
The man arrested was wearing a balaclava, with broken glass on his clothes. The suspect posted isis propaganda on facebook. He reportedly confessed to be involved in the crime.
The two arrested men are claimed to be interlinked