Random Pagan Verse:
The generous and bold have the best lives,
Are seldom beset by cares,
But the base man sees bogies everywhere
And the miser pines for presents.

Author Topic: Police in Spain Set Up Roadblocks to Catch Attack Suspect  (Read 185 times)

Offline Nairaland (OP)

  • Global Moderator
  • Full Member
  • *****
  • Date Registered: Mar 2017
  • Posts: 135
  • Karma: +0/-0
    • View Profile
Police in Spain Set Up Roadblocks to Catch Attack Suspect
« on: August 21, 2017, 01:26:49 AM »
Loading...


Spain's hunt for the driver of a van that barreled through a Barcelona crowd last week focused Sunday on the northeastern towns of Ripoll and Manlleu.

Police set up numerous roadblocks hoping to snare Younes Abouyaaquoub, a 22-year-old Moroccan man they suspect was behind Thursday's attack, which killed 13 people and injured more than 100 others.

In a news conference Sunday, Spanish police also reported that they had found 120 gas canisters in a home believed to be the bomb-making factory of the suspects in Thursday's attacks. Enough materials were found to carry out "one or more attacks in Barcelona," regional police chief Josep Lluis Trapero told reporters, revealing that traces of TATP explosive had also been found.

In addition to Abouyaaqoub, two other suspects are being sought, including an imam named Abdelbaki Es Satty. Authorities believe Es Satty may have radicalized some of those who carried out the attacks.


 

 

Trigger Happy US Police officers shoot and kill paralysed man in wheelchair

Started by yungcrux

Replies: 0
Views: 445
Last post September 26, 2015, 03:28:14 AM
by yungcrux
3 Police Officers again Shot, Killed in Southern US City of Baton Rouge

Started by admin

Replies: 0
Views: 475
Last post July 18, 2016, 01:04:54 AM
by admin
Afghan Police Shoot Down 'Suicide Bomber' Bird (Photos)

Started by internet police

Replies: 0
Views: 337
Last post December 02, 2014, 12:58:44 PM
by internet police
US - Florida Woman Asks for Weed on Twitter, the Police Reply

Started by mastercode

Replies: 0
Views: 645
Last post July 24, 2015, 12:11:01 AM
by mastercode
German police Nabbed suspected high-ranking 'IS' member

Started by yungcrux

Replies: 0
Views: 232
Last post August 10, 2016, 07:13:48 AM
by yungcrux
US Police Continues Search for Motive Behind Deadly Las Vegas Rampage

Started by Naijaloaded

Replies: 0
Views: 350
Last post October 04, 2017, 12:32:21 AM
by Naijaloaded
Bomb blast Kills 5 Police, 2 Civilians in Southwest Pakistan

Started by punch

Replies: 0
Views: 287
Last post October 20, 2017, 12:50:26 AM
by punch
Police Arrest Armed Man Near United States White House

Started by Postmaster

Replies: 0
Views: 224
Last post January 24, 2018, 12:30:04 AM
by Postmaster
1 killed as Gabon police break up opposition rally

Started by admin

Replies: 0
Views: 295
Last post December 21, 2014, 05:31:38 PM
by admin
Australian police Seized $12m cocaine haul on yacht

Started by internet police

Replies: 0
Views: 288
Last post August 25, 2015, 11:24:50 AM
by internet police