x Abu Dhabi, UAEWednesday 26 July 2017

Norway suspect confesses, claims to have acted alone

Police say a man has confessed to a bombing and shooting spree that killed 92 people and claims to have acted alone.

OSLO, Norway // Norwegian police say a man in custody has confessed to a bombing and shooting spree that killed 92 people.

But Police Chief Sveinung Sponheim told reporters on Sunday that the man, Anders Behring Breivik, does not accept criminal responsibility.

A bombing in downtown Oslo killed seven on Friday. A shooting massacre on an island youth retreat killed 85 hours later.

The suspect has also reportedly told police he was acting alone but police are still investigating whether a second shooter was involved.