1 Dead In "Terror Attack" On Dutch Tram, Shooter On Run: Cops


1 Dead In 'Possible Terror Attack' On Dutch Tram, Shooter On Run: Cops
The Hague, Netherlands: 
A gunman who opened fire on a tram in the Dutch city of Utrecht on Monday, injuring several people, is on the run, police said.
Police only spoke of one gunman but did not rule out the possibility there might be others, the ANP news agency quoted police as saying.
At least one person was killed in a shooting on a tram in the Dutch city of Utrecht, the Dutch ANP news agency reported.

The victim was completely covered with a sheet and lying on the tracks between two carriages, ANP quoted one of its reporters as saying. There was no immediate official confirmation.
Dutch police said they were investigating whether there was a "terrorist motive" behind a shooting on a tram in the city of Utrecht that caused multiple injuries.
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Armed police and emergency vehicles surrounding a tram that had stopped near a road bridge. (AFP)
"A possible terrorist motive is part of the investigation", Utrecht police said on Twitter. 
The head of the Dutch national counter-terrorism service, Pieter-Jaap Aalbersberg, said on Twitter that he was having "crisis consultations", adding: "Terrorist motive not excluded. Information not yet full."
Local media showed photographs of masked, armed police and emergency vehicles surrounding a tram that had stopped near a road bridge.

Tram traffic in the area was halted, operator Qbuzz was quoted as saying by the ANP news agency.

Source: https://www.ndtv.com/world-news/several-injured-in-shooting-in-dutch-city-of-utrecht-report-2009332?pfrom=home-livetv

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