(Essen) Early Saturday morning over a hundred armed police and vans
surrounded and sealed off the Limbecker Platz shopping centre in Essen after German
security services received a very credible threat warning of an imminent terrorist
A press release to the media stated:
“Yesterday, we received very serious indications from security sources that a possible attack was planned here for today and would be carried out. That is why we were forced to take these measures."
So far police have revealed they have made 2 arrests regards the threat.