Police end search in Brussels

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BRUSSELS UPDATE 16: 00 pm – The Belgian police have a massive search for one or more armed men in Brussels ends. The safety zone around a building is lifted, reports a spokesman of the federal police.

The police came in action after a report of a murder in an apartment in the Jean-Baptiste Vanpéstraatpolitie in the municipality of Vorst. When the police at the address specified exposing went, she found nothing.

’Armed men identified’

Local residents said that two armed men had been spotted. Then, the area was cordoned off and residents advised of their homes not to leave. Also a school with 350 pupils was closed.

With special intervention units were the building and the surrounding area combed. According to the mayor of Frost, Marc-Jean Ghyssels, would have been the case of a dispute between individuals, but there was no connection with terrorism, according to Belgian media. The action was ultimately nothing suspicious is going on.

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