Dead woman linked to Norway mosque shooting is suspect’s ‘stepsister’: Police

A picture taken on August 10, 2019 shows medics with a stretcher near the al-Noor islamic center mosque. (AFP)

A murdered young woman whose body was found in a house following a shooting in a mosque near Oslo is the suspected gunman’s stepsister, Norwegian police said Sunday.

“Police are confirming that it is the suspect’s 17-year-old stepsister that was found murdered yesterday,” police said in a statement, after earlier announcing they were treating the Saturday mosque shooting as an “attempted act of terror.”

Last Update: Wednesday, 20 May 2020 KSA 10:00 - GMT 07:00