Bus passengers were taken hostage in Germany

Passengers on a bus were taken hostage in Bavaria, southern Germany. This was reported by the German edition of Bild on Tuesday, September 21.

According to preliminary reports, an unknown man has seized a tourist bus arriving from abroad. The armed man is holding three passengers inside.

The reason for the incident could have been a quarrel in the cabin of the bus.

German police blocked the highway on both sides and are conducting a special operation, with a police helicopter illuminating the area. The sounds of three explosions were heard.