Two dead, several seriously hurt in gun attack on gay bar in Oslo: Police rush to the scene after ‘up to 20 shots’ fired at London Pub

  • Shooting is reported to have taken place at London Pub, a gay nightclub in Oslo
  • Nordic news outlet reported police are asking to make space for ambulances
  • Several people are reported to have been injured in the ongoing incident

Two people have been killed and several seriously injured in a shooting at a nightclub in Norway, police have confirmed. 

Video on social media shows emergency services outside London Pub, a gay nightclub in Oslo early on Saturday morning.

Oslo Police District said: ‘Two people have been confirmed dead in the shooting episode. There are several seriously injured.

‘The police defined the mission as a PLIVO incident.’

Two people have been killed and several seriously injured in a shooting at a nightclub in Norway, police have confirmed (pictured is the scene outside the nightclub)

Oslo Police District also said that a person has been arrested near the scene shortly after the incident (pictured)

A ‘PLIVO’ incident stands for ‘ongoing life-threatening violence.’

It has been reported that ‘up to 20 shots’ were fired in the nightclub.

Norwegian Police also said that a person has been arrested near the scene shortly after the incident. 

Norway’s BNN Newsroom tweeted: ‘The police ask people in the area to move away, to make room for ambulances.’ 

There is no word on a motive at the moment. A large police response is underway, with a number of ambulances in the area.

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