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Dutch police make second arrest after Rotterdam threat, broadcaster NOS says
August 24, 2017 / 6:54 AM / 3 months ago

Dutch police make second arrest after Rotterdam threat, broadcaster NOS says

AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - Dutch police have arrested a second suspect in relation to a threat in Rotterdam where a rock concert was canceled after a tip from Spanish authorities, NOS said on Thursday.

Police investigate a van with Spanish licence plates containing gas canisters which was found near a Rotterdam venue where a rock concert was cancelled, in this handout picture obtained by Reuters August 23, 2017. Social Media/Handout via REUTERS

The arrest was made earlier Thursday in the south of the Netherlands, NOS said.

Police were still questioning a Spaniard detained in Rotterdam who was driving a van containing gas canisters.

Reporting by Bart Meijer, editing by Larry King

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