Prime suspect attack club Reina picked up in Istanbul

Prime suspect attack club Reina picked up in Istanbul

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The man who on new year’s night, an attack committed on the night club Reina in Istanbul on Monday arrested in a suburb of the Turkish city.

Various Turkish media, including Hürriyet , reported the arrest of the Uzbek prime suspect. Abdulkadir M. would be in the district of Esenyurt, in European Turkey, together with his son, have been arrested. On Twitter to circulate photos of the arrest.

In the attack at club Reina were 39 people killed, among whom were many foreigners. Dozens of others were injured. A dark-clothed man darted around 1.15 hours (local time), a police officer at the nightclub death and then joined the club. There, he shot seemingly randomly all around him; he fired least 180 bullets on the people relaxing outside.

The perpetrator knew in the chaos to escape, possibly with a taxi. For two weeks the hunt was on for the shooter.

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