Norway mosque shooting: Man opens fire on Al-Noor Islamic Centre

A man has been arrested in Norway after a shooting inside a mosque left one person injured on Saturday.

Police say a gunman opened fire on the Al-Noor Islamic Centre, on the outskirts of the capital Oslo.

Later a woman was found dead at the house of the suspect, police said.

The suspect “is around 20 years old, a Norwegian citizen from the area,” said assistant chief of police Rune Skjold, adding that the man was now suspected of murdering a relative.

“We consider this a suspicious death… The dead person is related to the man arrested earlier today,” he said.

Police say the man acted alone when he attacked the mosque.


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