Police force deployed at Hamburg Airport
There was chaos in the northern German city of Hamburg when a vehicle broke the security and entered the premises of Hamburg Airport, during which the person in the vehicle also opened fire. Due to the attack, the airport in Hamburg has been closed to passengers as a precaution, and flights have also been cancelled.
This incident happened on Saturday night at around 8 pm. According to the information, a person with a weapon broke the security of a vehicle and entered inside the airport by breaking the gate with himself. The person also fired in the campus, although no one was injured in this firing. Everyone is completely safe at the airport. The passengers present there became nervous after the incident. And started running here and there to save their lives.
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#UPDATE , Hamburg airport closed after armed person drives through gate, reports Reuters https://t.co/NKu7QuliGw
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The man opened fire at the airport
Seeing the situation worsening, the police surrounded the airport from all sides. According to the police, the person in the car had reached Terminal 1. Along with firing in the air, the man also threw two burning bottles out of his car. However, no one has been harmed by all these things.
A child was also present in the car with the man.
Along with this, the police also told that a four year old child was also traveling in the car along with the 35 year old man. In such a situation, he got a message that the child has been taken hostage by the car rider. Along with this, the police also told that during this time they received a call from a woman, who told them that her husband had kidnapped her child. Police said that the man might have kidnapped the child for custody.
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All flights canceled at the airport
After the incident, a large number of police forces are deployed at the airport. Police have sealed the gates of all the terminals of the airport. Security arrangements have been made. Due to security reasons, all the flights have been canceled, due to which about 27 flights have been affected. Along with this, flights coming from other cities have also been diverted to other airports.