Assailant Kills Several People with Bow and Arrows in Norway

A man armed with a bow and arrows killed several people and wounded others near the Norwegian capital of Oslo before he was arrested.

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Police at the scene after an attack in Kongsberg, Norway, Wednesday, Oct. 13, 2021. Several people have been killed and others injured by a man armed with a bow and arrow in a town west of the Norwegian capital, Oslo. (Hakon Mosvold Larsen/NTB Scanpix via AP)
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STOCKHOLM, Sweden (AP) — A man armed with a bow and arrows killed several people and wounded others Wednesday near the Norwegian capital of Oslo before he was arrested, authorities said. The police chief in the town of Kongsberg announced the deaths at a news conference. “The man who carried out the act has been arrested by the police, and there is no active search for more people. Based on the information we have, there…

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