Brussels police intercepted a suspicious truck with gas cylinders

Police in the Belgian capital of Brussels, intercepted a suspicious truck carrying gas cylinders. It is reported by Thursday, March 2.

According to law enforcement officers, the driver roughly violated traffic regulations, at great speed he ran a red light. Police managed to stop the car and detain the driver.

The requirement patrol to open the body, a detainee refused. Police broke into the door compartment and found it with gas cylinders and petrol cans.

The place was called the bomb squad and explosives, the block cordoned off by police. In connection with the incident closed the nearest subway station.

According to RTBF, the detained driver came into the view of law enforcement due to his connections with radical Islamists.

On 25 January in Brussels have detained a few suspected militants of the terrorist group “Islamic state” (IG, is prohibited in Russia). The suspects, according to intelligence, could return from Syria, where he participated in the fighting on the side of the extremists.